Xorg 7.2 fails to start
christophe.cap at gdnmail.net
Thu May 31 01:24:12 PDT 2007
I recently upgraded xorg to 7.2 on my FreeBSD machine.
Unfortunately I cannot get X to start.
Reported error :
Fatal server error : Xf86OpenConsole KDSETMODE KD_GRAPHICS failed.
The x log files don't report any other warning or error.
I triple-checked the UPDATING procedure and couldn't find any step I missed.
Here are some things I already tried :
- use both a new xorg.conf and the original one
- tried with standard vga driver, nv driver and nvidia driver
- replaced kdm with xdm and back (and increase warning level)
- rebuild & reinstall ports/x11/xorg (the meta port)
All attemts above result in the same error.
My guess is that it's not a configuration problem.
I suspect either a permission problem or some missing symlink somewhere...
Any ideas where to look ?
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