[solved] Re: X won't start after installing openbox
- Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:30:15 +0000
- From: Rodolfo Medina <rodolfo.medina@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: [solved] Re: X won't start after installing openbox
Sven Joachim <svenjoac@xxxxxx> writes:
> On 2017-02-27 20:30 +0000, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
>> Rodolfo Medina <rodolfo.medina@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
>>> Any openbox users out there?
>>> I installed x-window-system-core and openbox but startx gives error:
>>> `unable to connect to X server: Connection refused'. What am I missing?
> You need to install the firmware-amd-graphics package. Without it the
> radeon kernel module does not work, which leads tho the following
>> [ 38.827] (II) [KMS] drm report modesetting isn't supported.
>> [ 38.827] (EE) open /dev/dri/card0: No such file or directory
> Hence, the modesetting and radeon drivers don't work.
>> [ 38.828] (II) VESA(0): initializing int10
>> [ 38.829] (EE) VESA(0): Cannot read int vect
> And the vesa driver does not work either because it needs root rights
> which the X server does no longer have. See
Installing firmware-amd-graphics seems to have solved it.