reset .failsafe mode

Bryce Harrington bryce at
Tue Oct 30 21:05:36 PDT 2007

On Mon, Oct 29, 2007 at 12:13:17PM -0500, Carl Karsten wrote:
> When I mess up my xorg.conf, something is helping:
> (++) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf.failsafe"
> great, except that I can't get it to try my new xorg.conf without rebooting.
> What is the trick to get it back to try again?

sudo mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf.1 /etc/X11/xorg.conf


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