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i installed mandrake 8.2 a few weeks ago and after soem driver dloads etc everythgin went fine, a couple days ago my x server jsut crashed out, it was goin ...
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    X server keeps crashing


    i installed mandrake 8.2 a few weeks ago and after soem driver dloads etc everythgin went fine, a couple days ago my x server jsut crashed out, it was goin fine then it just reset and went back to the graphical login, and now it seems to do it every hour or so.

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    Do you get any logs of the incidents, in /var/log/messages or /var/log/XFree86.0.log. Remember, XFree86.0.log is overwritten every time X restarts, so rename it before X crashes, and then just wait for X to crash, and see what's in the end of it.

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