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Re: Fatal Server Error- cannot run in framebuffer mode

On Sat, 23 Jul 2005 sekhor@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:

 I have installed the latest version of XFree86, 4.5.0.  But when when I
type      startx or XFree86 -autoconfig.  I will get this message.
" Fatal server error:
Cannot run in framebuffer mode. Please specify busIDs        for all
framebuffer devices"

I am running on the Mandrake Linux 9.0 version.
I am using the onboard graphic card with the S3 Prosavage DDR chipset.

Anyone can help me ??

Try running `XFree86 -configure` and use the XF86Config this generates.

FWIW, this problem has been corrected in the CVS sources.


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