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Top yyagol Posts: 1015 Joined: 2006/06/10 18:27:44 Location: 32 4′N 34 47′E Contact: Contact yyagol Website startx problem - missing config file? I just checked modules-2.6.12-9-686 and saw an entry for mousedev, which is not in modules-2.6.7 - I was thinking if it's a module issue? Is there an option to use udev with BeatrIX? I was talking about hwd -s showing it like it used to. this contact form

Board index All times are UTC - 8 hours [ DST ] Login FAQ / Rules Register Search Boards : Knowledge Base: knowledge base chat about fr ja es mozillaZine is I believe rasat is working on a patch for it now, so it should be fixed very soon. XFCE works for me, just fine too. They should be set to 777. https://linuxformat.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=1939

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. mine is setup as /etc/X11/XF86Config Section "Pointer" Protocol "PS/2" <--- Device "/dev/mouse" Reply With Quote 02-22-2003,05:34 PM #3 mdwatts View Profile View Forum Posts Grand Master Join Date Dec 1999 Location Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Hardware Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Community Help: Check the Help Files, then come here to ask!

Hope You persevere with Linux, and dont get disheartened when things wont work out of the box. All rights reserved. Xinitrc is used for executing things on xorg startup (eg window manager, DE, whatever). Xorg.conf is used for changing settings for your xorg server.T Offline #4 2005-03-24 13:06:17 Kern Member From: UK Registered: 2005-02-09 Posts: 464 Re: Can't start X Shinobi / mario8723had similar problems

A search in the debian user archives yeilded some similar problems and suggestions. Please do not send me a PM asking for help... Do we need to revive non-US? On my desk I have a workstation.

Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. Over the past 2 weeks I've followed a number of tutorials, one of which probably set something up to allow KDE to start, but I can't find that tutorial now - by nelz » Tue Dec 20, 2005 1:13 pm What dev filesystem are you using, 'df -T /dev' should tell you. will need to dig up a serial mouse to make it work!

For reference, here is my /dev/input directory: [emailprotected]:/dev/input$ ls -la total 0 drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 280 2010-07-24 05:21 . Regardless, you should be able to run hwd and remove the .sample ending or what ever it is, for a working xorg file. alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top RE: /dev/mouse not found after kernel update. If you still can't start X, run "xorgcfg -textmode" in a shell and configure your X environment.

Cannot open mouse (No such device) Error Starting X 12. http://ecoflashapps.com/cannot-open/cannot-open-exchanger-control-device-device-type-mismatch.html alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top RE: /dev/mouse not found after kernel update. SEARCH FIRST... The time now is 08:40 PM.

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Now I've got the problem, and (as a true-blue newbie) I have no idea how to correct the situation. Rollback Post to Revision RollBack To post a comment, please login or register a new account. navigate here Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Newbie Corner »Can't start X Pages: 1 #1 2005-03-24 09:26:12 shinobi Member Registered: 2005-03-23 Posts: 13 Can't start X Well, I have good news and bad

A bus station is where a bus stops. If I'm understanding correctly you're running Minecraft as a super user. again, thanks da_kidd_er View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by da_kidd_er 09-26-2003, 10:12 PM #4 da_kidd_er Member Registered: Feb

In CentOS the mouse0 is in the dev/input/ directory

Change the option "device" line to /dev/input/mouse0

copy the file as follows

# cp /root/xorg.conf.new /etc/X11/xorg.confAnyway

It does indicate that you are using devfs rather than udev, there will be a kernel boot option or config entry in /etc/ to choose which you use. "Insanity: doing the da_kidd_er View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by da_kidd_er 10-04-2004, 04:49 AM #5 grdscarabe LQ Newbie Registered: Oct 2004 Location: General support questions including new installations Post Reply Print view Search Advanced search 4 posts • Page 1 of 1 swggy Posts: 9 Joined: 2007/05/03 18:55:09 startx problem - missing config I hopped back onto Ubuntu and made my way over to the #fluxbox channel.

Running it as super user everything is working. Basically what I think it's telling me is that it doesn't recognize my Radeon 9800 Pro AIWWW Radeon: No matching device...I'm also getting:EE: Xf86OpenSerial:Cannot Open Device /dev/mouseEE: Mouse0:Cannot Open Input DeviceNo Apparently, though, it doesn't matter what's in that, because x isn't workingI'm in the #xorg channel now, but it seems everybody is either sleeping or could care less that I'm there:newbie:HELP his comment is here Server aborting Top 1.

Doesn't sound like a bug that's hard to fix. by nelz » Tue Dec 20, 2005 9:28 am The mouse is probably at /dev/input/mice now. "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." (Albert Einstein) This way you will learn not only the cogs and wheels, but how to learn for yourself. A train station is where a train stops.

Please do not send me a PM asking for help... Offline Pages: 1 Index »Newbie Corner »Can't start X Board footer Jump to Newbie Corner Installation Kernel & Hardware Applications & Desktop Environments Laptop Issues Networking, Server, and Protection Multimedia and Anyways, didn't mean to run on in this thread... Rollback Post to Revision RollBack #5 Jul 24, 2010 JamesK89 JamesK89 View User Profile View Posts Send Message Stone Miner Location: USA Join Date: 7/3/2010 Posts: 78 Member Details Quote from

Any help would be appreciated...thanks. However, on reboot, the X server failed to start. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. What is the -plow switch for?

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