[CentOS] Rebuild xorg (continued from Centos-devel)

Warren, Eucke EWarren at wms.com
Mon Dec 22 18:08:04 UTC 2008

On 2008-12-22, 17:38 GMT, William L. Maltby wrote:
>> Well, having faith that things really _are_ working, one of his 
>> messages in the log file about insufficient memory reminded me that 
>> many laptops and less-expensive desktops have shared memory. I've 
>> suggested that he check BIOS for various things.

>No such thing should be necessary to get Xorg working. If it doesn't work without such black magic, then it is broken.


Perhaps removing all of xorg, Gnome and xwindows is inorder and then a reinstall via yum of the groups is in order?

yum groupinstall "X Window System" "GNOME Desktop Environment"

Between a possible bad install to all of the tinkering...return to the baseline and try again.


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