'doh I shut off my laptop display
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Tue May 27 12:38:04 UTC 2008
Bob Cortez wrote:
> On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 5:53 PM, steve <sfreilly at roadrunner.com> wrote:
>> |> I've really buggered it up this time, and I have no clue how to
>> |> turn my display back on. I've tried booting into the recovery
>> |> mode and using the command sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg but
>> |> that didn't work. Anyone have an answer that doesn't involve
>> |> reinstalling 8.04?
>> what about <control> <alt> <f1> can you login to tty1? then run sudo
>> dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg
> Tried that as well. Still nothing
> Thanks for the help, your effort is appreciated.
I've got nothing direct, but about all I can think would do something like
this is to have mucked with the settings that handle multiple displays -
setting your primary display as a non-existent external display. Is Gnome
saving this perhaps?
What happens if you simply move xorg.conf away, and then try to
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