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Linuxhelp _ Technical Support _ Help Please ....

Posted by: Corleone Oct 24 2002, 04:50 PM

I have just installed Red Hat Linux 7.2 succesfully and no errors ocurred....
the sytem boots fine....everything is ok..>BUT

when i type "startx" to start graphical linux it doesn't load and gives me this error :

"execve failed in /etc/X11/X (errorno 2)"

I am a newbie so ...I DON'T get it...please help ...thank you

Posted by: WakeUpBomb Oct 25 2002, 07:01 AM

try running Xf86Setup
maybe X isn't set up properly?


Brian

Posted by: Hemant Oct 25 2002, 07:34 PM

try to configure again using Xconfigurator.see the video memory u have
using BIOS(PRESS F2 DURING START UP).set the appropriate memory
and then maybe if this also doesn't works try to modify the file
/etc/X11/Xf86config.u can get much help from followin website...

http://www.tldp.org/LDP/lame/LAME/linux-admin-made-easy/xwindows-configuration.html

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