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If you move server from one environment to another new display might not support high refresh rate or resolution of the previous and you get no X11.
There are two ways to reconfigure xorg.
Display out of range - NOVELL FORUMSwater12@hotmail.com wrote:
Display out of range happens for a couple of reasons and can also happens during the installation or after the installation. The display process that is used is different during the installation that it is after the installation. During the installation the frame buffer is used and after the installation your videocard driver is used.
I typically see issue #1 with laptops and displays that can't go over 1280 x 1024. I typically see issue #2 if we have made an attempt to configure a driver, but it might not be the one you need.
The first issue is easy to resolve. Try a lower resolution by running sax2 -r and choosing a lower resolution.
The second issue is a little tricker. You can just try and renaming the xorg.conf.saxsave to xorg.conf in your /etc/X11 directory and see if your can then start you X server (init 5)
Or depending on your card you may need to try the open source, proprietary, or generic driver.
For example. SLED comes with open source drivers for nvidia and ati. The nvidia open source driver is nv. The ati open source driver is radeon. The proprietary driver for nvidia is nvidia the proprietary driver of ati is fglrx. You could try switching them if the proprietary drivers have been installed.
sax2 -r -m0=nv sax2 -r -m0=nvidia sax2 -r -m0=radeon sax2 -r -m0=fglrx
There are also some generic option you could try as well.
sax2 -r -m0=vesa sax2 -r -m0=fbdev
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