I have got a problem with gdm

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I have got a problem with gdm

Postby Dumb » Thu Dec 25, 2003 9:03 pm

AOA,
i am in deep trouble.
i wanted to edit the login screen/gretter of gnome/kde.
i made some changes in the gdm.conf file located in \etc\x11\gdm\.
but, i forgot to make a backup, when i saved changes .and restarted the system, the x server couldn't start.

"FATAL SERVER ERROR:
XF860OPENCONSOLE:cannot open virtual console3(input/output error)"

i don't know whats the problem. i have replaced the origional edited file with the factory-gdm.conf but of no vail.i have to get my box working as soon as possible, i need all the help that experts over here can offer.
Plz help me fast.thanking in anticipation.
Regards.
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Fri Dec 26, 2003 8:20 am

Dear Dumb,
Salam,

Can You tell me your Distro and Monitor Name and Modal

Best Regards.
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Postby Dumb » Fri Dec 26, 2003 10:05 pm

Red Hat Linux 9
kernel 2.4.x
Philips 104s
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Postby zaeemarshad » Fri Dec 26, 2003 11:46 pm

better yet name ur distro and post the particular section u changed. better yet post the complete file so that we can check against ours to find anypossible mistakes in it.

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