[CentOS] Could not start X window

Ross Cavanagh ross-cavanagh at bm-sms.co.jp
Mon Jun 23 05:06:55 UTC 2008

hce wrote:
> Hi,
> I've just installed CentOS version 5 on a laptop Acer ASPIRE 5920. But
> could not start X window. It got following error message:
> Using confi file" "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
> (EE) VESA(0): No valid modes
> (EE) Screens(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
> Fetal server error:
> no screens found
> XIO: fetal IO error 104 (Connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0"
> Please also find attached xorg.conf.
> Thank you.
> Kind Regards,
> Jim
fe·tal /?fitl/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[*feet*-l] 
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–adjective Embryology.
of, pertaining to, or having the character of a fetus.

Also, foetal.

I couldn't resist... never seen that type of error before ;-)

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