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Bug 1179 - Custom install can make X usable.
Summary: Custom install can make X usable.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: distribution
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-02-15 19:08 UTC by Bill Pemberton
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-03-19 00:27:04 UTC

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Description Bill Pemberton 1999-02-15 19:08:15 UTC
If I pick packages I end up not being able to run X.  When I
run startx I get the background that's obviously the X
server starting (with the X cursor) but that's as far as it

I assume this is due to some reguired pacakge that's not
getting picked up since if I just take the defaults on the
install I do get a working X setup (with Gnome running).

I've got the install.log, if that'll help....

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-02-22 20:24:59 UTC
Email the install log in to us so that we can recreate the install in
the test lab.


Comment 2 Cristian Gafton 1999-03-19 00:27:59 UTC
either window manager problem or some other install problem.
Unfortunately I am unable to decode the install log because it was
mailed attached instead of just including the log in a text message.

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