installing Xorg in debian
marcodefreitas at gmail.com
Fri May 11 21:39:20 PDT 2007
> I'm installing Debian in my computer and I'm not being able to configure X
> During the installation process I received a message saying that It
> wasn't able to Install the desktop environment
> II tried to install Xorg and Gnome following these instructions :
> edit the sources.list :
> nano /etc/apt/sources.list
> add these lines
> deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian sarge main contrib non-free
> deb-src http://ftp.debian.org/debian sarge main contrib non-free
> type in the command
> apt-get update
> type in
> apt-get install xserver-xorg-core xorg
> apt-get install gdm
> apt-get install gnome
> After all these steps I reboot the system and it tries to load the
> It's when I receive a error warning
> When i run the starx command I receive another error :
> Fatal Server Error: failed to initialize core devices
> XIO: fatal error 104 (connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0" ...
> I have no idea how solving this problem
Debian Sarge stills using XFree.
Upgrade to Debian Etch, the current stable.
Marco de Freitas,
NBR para a Internet já! Porque meu navegador não é penico.
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