Re: YDL/xfs (X) question

Subject: Re: YDL/xfs (X) question
From: Steve Poole (
Date: Thu Feb 08 2001 - 11:43:16 MST

Where is your FontPath pointing to ? Do not know if that would be an issue,
but a first shot.


At 12:52 PM 02/08/2001 -0600, you wrote:
>I am using YDL 1.2, kernel 2.2.17-something or other (latest release from
>I seem to have mangled my configuration so that I cannot use X unless I am
>to an ethernet cable. Symptoms: when booting as a stand-alone machine,
>three daemon
>processes take a long time to start:
>- sendmail (which I need to turn off anyway),
>- xfs,and
>- linuxconf (which I think I may want to turn off too).
>When logged in, I type in startx and simply wait. Nothing happens until I
>press CTRL-C, and
>then I am returned to the Linux prompt. I don't know enough about these
>processes to give
>a more intelligent problem description, so if further detail is needed, feel
>free to tell
>me what details are required.
>Any help here would be much appreciated.
>A S Hodel Assoc. Prof. Dept Elec. Comp. Eng. Auburn Univ, AL 36849-5201
>(334) 844-1854 Fax -1809

Steve Poole
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