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  1. #1

    Failed to start X server error

    I installed Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop sp2 on my acer laptop 6930..

    i encountered two problem..

    1. I wasnt able to configure the network connection

    2. After installation im getting an error while loading the desktop environment as

    "Failed to start X server --- parse error on line 100 Section Monitor in file /etc/x11/xorg.conf
    The horizSync keyword must be followed by a list of numbers or ranges, Problem while parsing config file"

    can anyone pls suggest me a suitable solution ??

  2. #2
    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Jun 2006
    Chandigarh, India
    Hi and Welcome !

    Did you try to edit xorg.conf file manually?

    Boot up in Failsafe ( Command Line ) mode and execute sax2 command. Reconfigure display settings and reboot.
    It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
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  3. #3
    thanks dude... it worked out.. i reconfigured the xorg.config file using " X -configure" command..

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