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  1. #1

    Xwindows problem. Failed to open /dev/io for extended I/0

    First time installed FreeBSD. Xwindows cannot start.
    Can anybody help me? Please

    Tried to configure xorgcfg -textmode

    FreeBSD 5.3

    Hewlett-Packard; HP D5258A Pavilion M50 Monitor; hwp0102; 31.468-54.0; 56.0-85.0; 1

    ATI 3D Rage Pro 8mb SDRAM AGP Card R1

    Any suggestion what should I choose o do?

    Thank you

  2. #2
    It looks like you'll need to add
    device io
    to your kernel config file. Then rebuild your kernel, install it, and reboot. Info on how to do this can be found in the FreeBSD Handbook here:

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