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Re: Xserver config
>>>>> "Vivek" == Vivek Chawla <vivek.chawla@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
Vivek> I am using linux manrake 7.1. I chose to start X server by
Vivek> default during bootup.
Vivek> How can I turn off this options now?
Open the file /etc/inittab. There will be a line like
Change the 5 to 3.
Vivek> Xwindows has suddenly started taking a long time to boot up
Vivek> after I installed a network card on the machine. I also
Vivek> made changes to hostname and ip addresses using
Vivek> netconf. Could these things be causing the Xserver to
Vivek> become slow.
Make sure the IP of your network card has a corresponding name or
alias in /etc/hosts, and that name is same as printed by the
Vivek> Also, I couldn't find the file '/var/log/XFree86.0.log' on
Vivek> my machine. any other place to look for Xserver log?
Start the X server by hand (in a shell). The path of the error log
(if any) will be displayed on the screen. You can capture all the
errors by starting X as:
startx 2>&1 > err_file
Vivek> Thanks everyone. Vivek