[thelist] x-windows

Daniel J. Cody djc at members.evolt.org
Thu Jun 7 15:08:29 CDT 2001

Malcolm - 

Make sure xfs is started first. Its the X Font Server, and you'll need
it to run X. If you're running redhat, /etc/rc.d/init.d/xfs start then
try running X

If that doesn't work, run through the X setup again using Xconfigurator
of xf86config

If you didn't get the right 'server'(think of an X server as your video
card driver), insert your CD, find the correct package and install it.

If you need help with any of that, just shout and include more detailed
information :)

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"McAtee, Malcolm" wrote:
> I aqpologize upfront  for the newbie questions -
> I bit the bullet and went for the Linux install which went pretty well
> actually----
> I seem unable to start up x-windows however.
> I went back through the install to make sure that I have added this package.
> I receive error # 111 (connection refused)
> And error #3 (no such service)
> It would seem from these errors that the package was not loaded -is this
> correct??

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