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Posted on 2001-08-15
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Hi experts

Once I installed the RedHat Linux 7.0, The x windows is not Starting. but I can work with the text mode.As i'm new to Linux . I preffer to work with the Desktop.

Please help me to Find my Problem
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Question by:sudhagowshi
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by:paulqna
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Please tell us what video card you use, and as root start (CAPITAL X!)

# Xconfigurator

and follow the on screen instructions...
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by:sudhagowshi
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I'm Using S3 Trio 3D/2x

Cheers
Sudha
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by:paulqna
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Good news, your card is included in the hardware list:

Card Chipset: S3 Trio3D/2X
XFree86 3.3.6 Server: XF86_SVGA
XFree86 4.0.1 Driver: s3virge

Did you get the configurator to work?
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larry718 earned 100 total points
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I am a newbie too, I'd tried installing on 7.0 on the Gateway 6400 server it was a headace.  After that, I upgraded to 7.1, and it was smooth sailing.  Oh, use the KDE desktop the interface is GREAT!  I hope upgrading it helps.
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