[parisc-linux] Re: XFree86 Question%26In-Reply-To=%26lt;F272OJlN0hju8qNABIT0000d6c2@hotmail.com>

Tom palinux@alaskatech.org
Wed, 6 Feb 2002 12:49:03 -0900 (AKST)

On Wed, 6 Feb 2002, Gururaj Ananthateerta wrote:
> I am facing simila problem and tried the fix suggested
> Rather, I don't know whether I have applied the fix xorrectly.
> Could anyone please explain how to fix this problem.
> Question
> ----------
> And now, an X question :-)
> I'm getting this on startup of the X server,
>         FBIOPUT_VSCREENINFO: Invalid argument
>         Fatal server error:
>         AddScreen/ScreenInit failed for driver 0
> Any ideas? Ran the release note patch, and upgraded to 2.4.16-pa24 to no
> avail. X server is rev 4.1.0-9.0.1.

I had the same error when I had my X config set to default to 24-bit color
and the FB wanted 8-bit color. Didn't seem like a very intuitive error :-)

This was on a C180 with default adapter...