[CentOS] Back to my Xwindows kernel panic
rgm at htt-consult.com
Sun Jul 6 04:01:44 UTC 2008
Johnny Hughes wrote:
> Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>> I have a newly built drive with 5.2 fresh install (that I will be
>> cloning shortly) in my DECtop and it is failing with X the same way
>> the upgrade from 5.1 drive did (not too supprising there).
>> In 5.1 X worked. I could startx from init 3 and get into GNOME.
>> Also VNC into the box and have a GNOME screen. With 5.2, I get a
>> kernel panic. Well I guess it is a kernel panic because once I run
>> startx from the console, my SSH session to the box from my notebook
>> is frozen.
> Try 16bit X instead of 24bit (replace the 24 in xorg w 16) and see if
> that helps ...
OK. I will try this shortly.
> also, you can boot the older kernel from 5.1 and see if that helps.
I did try that on the system I upgraded from 5.1. No difference still
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