amd64/87898: Failt to init X: can't open device/io

Kris Kennaway kris at
Tue Oct 25 11:08:45 PDT 2005

On Mon, Oct 24, 2005 at 02:05:32PM -0300, JoaoBR wrote:
> On Monday 24 October 2005 10:57, Scott Long wrote:
> > I think that we should revert to making the mem and io devices present
> > by default in the kernel.  People are constantly tripping over the
> > current scheme.  We can define a kernel option (i.e. NO_IO_DEVICE) for
> > those who specifically want to exclude it.
> >
> I think most are used to it already and overall both devices (io and mem) are 
> present in GENERIC

You don't read support lists often enough, then :-) This comes up
every day or two.

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