What did he do when you press [CTRL][ALT][BACKSPACE] ? JF
On Sun, 30 May 2004, Marco Beishuizen wrote: > On stardate Sun, 30 May 2004, the wise Thomas Schwarzkopf entered: > > > On Saturday 29 May 2004 17:56, Marco Beishuizen wrote: > >> (WW) MGA: No matching Device section for instance (BusID PCI:1:0:0) > >> found (EE) No devices detected. > >> > >> Fatal server error: > >> no screens found > >> ... > >> > >> X connection to :0.0 broken (explicit kill or server shutdown). > >> xauth: (argv):1: bad display name "tsunami.bsd:0" in "remove" command > > > > I had the same problem with a PC 164 but with a different videocard. > > Adding a line like > > > > BusID "PCI:0:9:0" > > > > to Section "Device" of my XF86Config file helped. pciconf -l can help > > you to find the BusID. /var/log/XFree86.0.log should also report the > > BusID of yor card. > > I added the line BusID "PCI:1:0:0" and Xfree tries to start. But now my > monitor turns to black and I get a big warning that the "signal frequency > is out of range". Really weird because I always used the (correct) values > for horizontal and vertical frequencies for the monitor. The only thing I > can do at that point is to reset the computer. > > Marco > > -- > Gray's Law of Programming: > `_n+1' trivial tasks are expected to be accomplished in the same > time as `_n' tasks. > > Logg's Rebuttal to Gray's Law: > `_n+1' trivial tasks take twice as long as `_n' trivial tasks. > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-alpha > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > ---------- Jean-Francois Gobin - Administrateur gobinjf.be http://www.gobinjf.be mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"