Bug 752 - Error starting X (XKb configuration)
Summary: Error starting X (XKb configuration)
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 472
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server/General (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Keith Packard
QA Contact:
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-06-14 14:52 UTC by Rob Payne
Modified: 2011-10-15 17:21 UTC (History)
0 users

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Description Rob Payne 2004-06-14 14:52:01 UTC
The error logged is:
 Error activating XKB configuration.
 Probably internal X server problem.

 X server version data:
 The X.Org Foundation

xprop -root | grep XKB:
_XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "xfree86", "pc105", "us", "", ""
_XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "xfree86", "pc105", "us", "", ""

gconftool-2 -R /desktop/gnome/peripherals/keyboard/xkb:
 layouts = [us]
 model = pc105
 overrideSettings = false
 options = []

OS Kernel: Linux version 2.6.6-1.427 (bhcompile@tweety.build.redhat.com) (gcc
version 3.3.3 20040412 (Red Hat Linux 3.3.3-7)) #1 Thu Jun 10 09:33:46 EDT 2004

Hardware is DELL Latitude D800 / 1.7GHz, with Nvidia G4 ((--) PCI:*(1:0:0)
nVidia Corporation NV28 [GeForce4 Ti 4200 Go AGP 8x] rev 161, Mem @
0xfc000000/24, 0xf0000000/26, BIOS @ 0x80000000/17)

Do you need /var/log/Xorg.0.log?
Comment 1 Adam Jackson 2004-06-14 15:08:02 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 472 ***

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