Breezy: X Won't Start

Sean C Sieger sean.sieger at
Fri Jul 1 02:58:26 UTC 2005

Steve Torrefranca <javacide at> writes:

> ubuntu forum there is thread that might help you
> **

Thank you, Steve; off I go...

> I was able to fix it by force install, but there are still problems. 
> for example in my thinkpad i can have my gnome run - but in 2 (not 3)
> other machines gnome was running.  but that is okay since i use xfce
> anyways, which  was not also easy to do bec of dep problems that i was
> able to fix eventually by pinning versions to the xfce site.
> but surprisingly my old P3 Acer is running okay - Gnome, KDE, window
> maker, xfce unlike the 2 P4 thinkpads and 1 P4 HP (which is a big
> surprise thinking that HP and IBM are supposed to be very linux compat :) )
> I dont know, maybe doing fresh install with breezy is easier than
> upgrade - just an opinion since i have never tried downloading breezy iso.

I hope we can discuss this stuff in more detail if I don't find answers
in the forum.

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