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> Linux Works?, Keeping Linux running since 2005. ^_^
post Dec 21 2005, 11:53 AM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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Okay... help... please.

im getting this message every time I restart my computer

INIT: Id "x" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes

and my computer wont boot for any reason what so ever
Help me LinuxHelp.. You're my only hope!! *Princess Leia tears*

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Distro: ELX: Everybody's Linux
System: Some HP P.O.S


More updates when I actually get it running
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post Dec 21 2005, 12:56 PM
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Its GNU/

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A little more information plase. Is this a new problem? Or is this a fresh install you haven't ever gotten to boot. By "x" is that giving you a processes ID or a name. Are you trying to start with or without X?

--Jim Lester

Distro: Gentoo
System: AMD Athlon 3000+ XP 2.166 GHz
NVIDIA nForce2 IGP Chipset
NVIDIA nForce2 Dual Head 64 MB Graphics

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post Dec 22 2005, 04:39 PM
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RMS is my Hero

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by x he means.... X Window, so in short he doesn't have GUI...

Buddy, as it seems your X configuration is first of all try to boot in the runlevel 3 and get at least the login prompt..and then we can attempt to solve the problem....

Press "ALT-CTRL-Backspace" to kill the X server and from the command prompt, we will have to modify the /etc/X11/xorg.conf file.

A little info will be more helpful...

Hemant Kumar
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