On 02/08/18 13:40, Dave Close wrote:
Ed Greshko wrote:
>> (==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
> First, check the file /home/dave/.local/share/xorg/Xorg.0.log for
> the complete Xorg log. Looking for EE lines
I found only two such lines, each present only in one of eight logs.
(1) intel(0): Failed to submit rendering commands (Invalid argument),
(2) open /dev/fb0: Permission denied
For (2), I tried chmod 666 on the device but that didn't help, except
that the EE line is no longer present. For (1), if acceleration were
the only problem, I think I'd see a screen.
I'm not very familiar with the intel driver. It may not even use /dev/fb0.
> On all of my systems that file doesn't exist since everything
> is determined by the kernel. That line doesn't even appear in my
> Xorg.0.log. So, maybe try starting without that file in place. What
> does it contain?
I moved /etc/X11/xorg.conf and /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d to a different
directory and tried again. No change. The Xorg log file is basically
the same as before, no EE lines.
The xorg.conf file looks about the way I would expect. Frankly, it
looks pretty vanilla. The xorg.conf.d directory contains only a
Could you upload /home/dave/.local/share/xorg/Xorg.0.log for others to look at? The
one on my test system is 402 lines long so yours may be equally long.
A motto of mine is: When in doubt, try it out