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  1. #1

    XIO: fatal IO error 104(Connection reset by peer) on Xserver


    HI Guys,
    Im using RHEL3.0 on IBM Netfinity 3500.Therez some problem with my XServer and it isnt letting the GUI come up. I can work on console pretty well.

    The startx command throws this.
    Could not init font path element unix/:7100, removing from list.
    Fatal Server error:
    Could not open default font 'fixed'

    XIO: fatal IO error 104(Connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0" after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining.

    plz help

    regards
    connected

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    Maybe you do not have the font server running.
    Try
    Code:
    /etc/init.d/xfs status
    to check if it works correctly or
    Code:
    /etc/init.d/xfs start
    to start it

    bye

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