x server failed to start, nVidia

Charlie Kravetz cjk at teamcharliesangels.com
Thu Nov 8 17:32:43 UTC 2007

On Tue, 2007-11-06 at 14:03 -0500, James Black wrote:
> Hello all, i am running ubuntu on a dell laptop. i went 2 restricted
> drivers to install the nvidia and after reboot i get an error telling
> me `failed to start x server(your GUI)...`  so far edited the xconfig
> frm vesa 2 vga. any help appreciated
Did you get this working? If not, can you provide a little more
information? Which version of Ubuntu of you using, what model nvidia
video card, are you running the live CD?

Good luck,

Charlie Kravetz
Linux Registered User Number 425914
Never let anyone steal your DREAM.

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