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22nd November 2004, 07:10 PM

Today I shout down my laptop with linux at work. When I come home i starte the laptop, it show all the services, and then the kde login screen not came :-( only black screen???

I can from a other pc SSH to my laptop, but how can I fix my laptop agian?

22nd November 2004, 07:12 PM
See the /var/log/Xorg.0.log
file for any errors that appeared.

22nd November 2004, 07:22 PM
when I edit the /etc/X11/xorg.conf and remoce my gfx card and reboot X come with a error, and it come with normal consol login. I login and type "startx" and the screen get black...

So it is some thing wrong with X how can I try to repare it?

22nd November 2004, 07:25 PM
One more time:
what does your /var/log/Xorg.0.log say? Especially the last few lines.

22nd November 2004, 07:29 PM
(**) Option "XkbLayout" "dk"
(**) Keyboard0: XkbLayout: "dk"
(**) Option "CustomKeycodes" "off"
(**) Keyboard0: CustomKeycodes disabled
(II) XINPUT: Adding extended input device "Keyboard0" (type: KEYBOARD)
(II) XINPUT: Adding extended input device "Mouse0" (type: MOUSE)
(II) Mouse0: ps2EnableDataReporting: succeeded
Could not init font path element unix/:7100, removing from list!

Fatal server error:
could not open default font 'fixed'

Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support
at http://wiki.X.Org
for help.
Please also check the log file at "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" for additional information.

*** If unresolved symbols were reported above, they might not
*** be the reason for the server aborting.

FatalError re-entered, aborting
Caught signal 11. Server aborting

22nd November 2004, 07:29 PM
It is from Xorg.0.log

22nd November 2004, 07:32 PM

22nd November 2004, 07:53 PM

It was because I have download Fedora Core 3 ISO in /tmp at work before I go home, and now I have removede to my workstation at home and now it works ;-) COOL