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by obnascar
Wed May 12, 2010 0:46
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]

ok......thanks for the info Fitzcarraldo
by obnascar
Tue May 11, 2010 18:11
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics

I went into the xorg.conf as you suggested and changed the "Intel" to "vesa" and that fixed the problem. I gave my SL system a good workout and I am more than satisfied with the performance of it now. I do not believe that I need to re-compile a newer or older version of the X.Org Intel video driver...
by obnascar
Tue May 11, 2010 0:04
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics

I did get into my /var/log/xorg.0.log file from another distro I had installed: /var/log/xorg.0.log X.Org X Server 1.7.6 Release Date: 2010-03-17 X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.31-server i686 Current Operating System: Linux sabayon 2.6.33-sabayon #1 SMP Tue Mar 2...
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 23:48
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics

I did not do anything except I rebooted and it will not boot at all.

I get this error:
Failed to start X server. It is likely it is not set up correctly
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 23:16
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics

xf86-video-intel xorg-server # eix xf86-video-intel [U] x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel Available versions: 2.8.1 2.9.1 (~)2.10.0-r1 (~)2.11.0 (~)2.11.0-r1[1] {debug dri} Installed versions: 2.9.0(04:47:14 PM 05/10/2010)(dri -debug) Homepage: http://xorg.freedesktop.org/ Description: X.Org driver for I...
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 22:19
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]

Asus model# - CM5571 xorg.conf Section "Module" SubSection "extmod" Option "omit xfree86-dga" EndSubSection Load "i2c" Load "ddc" Load "vbe" Load "dri" Load "glx" Load "synaptics" EndSection Section "ServerFlags" Option "AllowMouseOpenFail" "true" EndSection Section "Monitor" Identifier "Generic Mon...
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 20:58
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]

Fitzcarraldo wrote:out of interest would you please list the following ?
- version of x11-base/xorg-server
- version of x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel

I sure will, but you will to instruct me on how to find out the above versions......thanks !!!
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 18:15
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics

I tried the F5 thing you suggested but it just went to a black screen. But some kind of miracle just happen. I did another fresh install and guess what ?? MAGIC .....the graphics are working flawlessly this time. As far as I know I did not do anything different than I did in the first 3 or 4 install...
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 17:00
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics

The live cd seems to be normal, is this possible the live cd would be ok but the install isn't ?

EDIT: No, I didn't try any boot parameters but I will try the one you suggested.
by obnascar
Mon May 10, 2010 15:29
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Intel 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics [Solved]

I purchased a new Asus computer with Intel graphics and it will not let me install SL. The have listed the specs below. I attempted to install four different times. Only on my first try did it actually install but I knew there was something wrong with the graphics....everything I tried to do just ra...