problem with starting X

Dejan Lesjak dejan.lesjak at
Mon May 28 10:23:10 UTC 2007

On Sunday 27 of May 2007, Ernst W. Winter wrote:
> hi there,
> has anyone had the problem with starting X?
> the message is:
> [---------------------------Snip------------------------------------]
> (==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
> (EE) Failed to load module "pcidata" (module does not exist, 0)
> Fatal server error:
> Unable to load required base modules, Exiting...
> X connection to :0.0 broken (explicit kill or server shutdown).
> [---------------------------Snip------------------------------------]

Don't be afraid to send entire log file.
Is ModulePath in your xorg.conf file set to "/usr/local/lib/xorg/modules"? Do 
you have xorg metaport installed?


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