I have just taken the plunge to try Linux. I downloaded the entire slakware version but only installed the base system at first. This went fine on my Toshiba 2100CT notebook. My next step was to install the x component which went fine but when I logon and type xterm I receive the error message that the adapter failled to initialize. I tried re-setting the dispaly to a standard vga but still continue to have errors. Thank you in adavance. If I have left anything out that may help further please let me know.