Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 2 of 2
Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1

    FC5 install hangs trying to start X

    FC5 install hangs after trying to start X. this is the error shown

    Waiting for X server to start... log located in /tmp/ramfs/X.log
    1...2...3...4...5... X server started successfully
    _X11TransSocketINETConnect() can't get address for localhost:6001: Temporary
    failure in name resolution
    (mini-wn:597):Gtk-WARNING**:cannot open display:1

    my system configuration is

    Intel Pentium D 2.66Ghz
    ASUS P5RD1-VM motherboard (integrated graphics card ATi X300 - but i don't use this)
    1GB 400Mhz DDR RAM
    ATI X550 graphics card
    160 IDE HDD
    Monitor Samsung 794MG

    i was able to install in text mode and configure X as root but again unable to do the same for other users

  2. #2
    I'm actually having the same problem with FC 6 and I really wish someone could provide a solution.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts