Hi Shawn I would first try to figure why is this error in the logs.
(EE) XKB: No components provided for device Virtual core keyboard I think only errors stop the X to start. The one you show are warnings. Regards, Francisco On Sun, Jun 21, 2009 at 6:12 PM, Shawn Badger <shawnbad...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Glen Barber wrote: > > On Sun, Jun 21, 2009 at 1:06 PM, Glen Barber<glen.j.bar...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > > On Sun, Jun 21, 2009 at 12:45 PM, Shawn Badger<shawnbad...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > > Hi, I've seen several posts with similar issues, but none of them have > helped me resolve my own. I am using 7.2-RELEASE on my laptop with an Intel > i915 graphics card. My problem is that Xorg refuses to start (most of the > time) and posts an error in the log: > drmDropMaster failed: Unknown Error -1 > > I have gotten X to start on occasion, but I've never been able to get > fluxbox to start. The command "Xorg -config /etc/X11/xorg.conf -retro" > always works correctly. > > xorg.conf: http://pastebin.com/f44c3bfa1 > Xorg.0.log: http://pastebin.com/f22d7e99c > dmesg output: http://pastebin.com/f7d02e787 > > Any help would be very much appreciated. > > > > Try this: http://www.dev-urandom.com/user/xorg.php > > > > I didn't realize you had 'AutoAddDevices' in ServerLayout at first.. > Still, give "AllowEmptyInput" "off" a shot. > > > > > Thanks for the quick responses: > @Glen: > I went ahead and gave it a try - to no avail. Ironically, I have > never had any of the mouse/keyboard issues that people have complained > about. My issue is that I just can't get X to start - it appears the > drm driver is failing on me. > @Francisco: > I already have both hald and dbus loading in rc.conf. All of my > packages have been compiled from ports. > > References > > 1. mailto:glen.j.bar...@gmail.com > 2. mailto:shawnbad...@gmail.com > 3. http://pastebin.com/f44c3bfa1 > 4. http://pastebin.com/f22d7e99c > 5. http://pastebin.com/f7d02e787 > 6. http://www.dev-urandom.com/user/xorg.php > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" -- blog: http://sufixo.com/raw http://www.linkedin.com/in/franciscocabrita _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"