[CentOS-devel] Rebuild xorg

Alain PORTAL alain.portal at free.fr
Mon Dec 22 21:56:57 UTC 2008


Le lundi 22 décembre 2008, Matej Cepl a écrit :
> On 2008-12-22, 18:24 GMT, Alain PORTAL wrote:
> >> Just remove xorg.conf and restart X. What happens?
> >
> > X failed to start.
> > Here is some piece of Xorg.0.log
> >
> > (=3D=3D) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Mon Dec 22 18:46:20 2008
> > (EE) Unable to locate/open config file
>
> This is weird ...

Why?
It seems to me meanful.
X server don't find xorg.conf, so, it build one in the fly

> isn't there something weird about your 
> configuration? NFS, SELinux, screwed up rights on /var/log --

Nothing special as I just did a basic install, update via yum, and try to 
start X. No more setup.

> I have never seen the error like this.

All happens ;-)

> > (--) PCI:*(1:0:0) ATI Technologies Inc unknown chipset (0x7210)
> > rev 206, Mem
>
> I talked with Dave Airlie about this and his conclusion was that
> most likely RHEL/CentOS 5.2 won't work with your card, but 5.3
> should. If you are willing to try Beta, then it should be
> available from
> ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/beta/RHEL5.3/

Yes, of course, but how do I do to install?

Regards,
Alain

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