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In order to get correct dots per inch (DPI) set, the display size must be recognized or set. Arch Repo Name Version Description Last Updated Flag Date x86_64 Extra xf86-input-evdev 2.10.5-1 X.org evdev input driver 2017-01-18 x86_64 Extra xf86-input-keyboard 1.9.0-2 X.Org keyboard input driver 2017-01-12 x86_64 Extra xf86-input-libinput 0.25.0-1 For specific instructions, see also the libinput article, the following pages below, or the Fedora wiki entry for more examples. I will try this and post the logs when I have some time. http://advalens.com/arch-linux/arch-startx.html

Vesa is the kind of backup that will do the job of nothing else does it.If it offers the right screen resolution, I wouldn't freak out about it. Using a default monitor configuration. [ 11.759] (II) VESA(0): : Using hsync range of 31.47-60.02 kHz [ 11.759] (II) VESA(0): : Using vrefresh range of 56.25-75.03[ 11.413] (==) Matched To see if your display size and DPI are detected/calculated correctly: $ xdpyinfo | grep -B2 resolution Check that the dimensions match your display size. SocketCreateListener error If X terminates with error message "SocketCreateListener() failed", you may need to delete socket files in /tmp/.X11-unix.

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Sorry, but I stop helping you as you seem unable to read and/or communicate: delete XORG-VESA & NOMODESET.Vesa shouldn't be uninstalled as it is a backup for when the intel driver Some rights reserved. This might be useful, for example, on systems that have more than one mouse, such as the ThinkPads and you would rather use just one to avoid unwanted mouse clicks. If you're not using VESA, try removing this linec) Take a look at /var/log/Xorg.log.0 and grep for vesa and intelIf I were you, I would do the following:1) make sure you

This could be a missing or incorrect setup of xkeyboard-config. Always give hardware info, if there is a chance that 's relevant: #lspci -vnnOn Arch(bang) and Openbox: http://stillstup.blogspot.com/ Offline #9 2011-12-23 15:07:31 archy Member Registered: 2011-09-24 Posts: 90 Re: vesa instead For this reason open source drivers should be a first choice especially since most hardware will see similar performance levels as closed source drivers. Arch Linux Nvidia But..How can I answer that question if I don't know your exact hardware; what kind of drivers you have installed and uninstalled etc.

no matter...reinstalled and running! Using the Pythagorean theorem on a 13.3" diagonal length screen with a 1280x800 native resolution (or 16:10 aspect ratio): $ echo 'scale=5;sqrt(1280^2+800^2)' | bc # 1509.43698 This will give the pixel See Execute commands after X start to make it permanent. Contents 1 Installation 1.1 Driver installation 1.2 AMD 2 Running 2.1 Display manager 2.2 Manually 3 Configuration 3.1 Using .conf files 3.2 Using xorg.conf 4 Input devices 4.1 Mouse acceleration 4.2

If you do not do this X will show a blank screen with what appears to be no errors in your Xorg.0.log. Xorg.conf Location You give no info at all what happened when you followed the steps advised above.For example the output oflspci | grep VGA Getting your questions answered here at ArchBang ForumsPlease! Getting your questions answered here at ArchBang ForumsPlease! Thx 4 nada!

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Mr Green wrote:Got a feeling your config is not set up correctlyYep I think so! http://dominicm.com/install-video-drivers-on-arch-linux/ Last edited by archy (2011-12-23 11:08:55) Offline #6 2011-12-23 14:17:10 pablokal Administrator From: Nijmegen, Holland Registered: 2010-10-12 Posts: 3,611 Website Re: vesa instead intel... Arch Linux Startx It is good to have as a fallback driver but not recommended as a primary driver as it does not support hardware acceleration. Xorg.conf Arch Frame-buffer mode problems If X fails to start with the following log messages, (WW) Falling back to old probe method for fbdev (II) Loading sub module "fbdevhw" (II) LoadModule: "fbdevhw" (II)

If vesa is not found, Xorg will fall back to kernel mode setting, which includes GLAMOR acceleration (see modesetting(4)). have a peek at these guys The Arch forums wanted me to run something in arch, which oh DUH I NEED HELP TO GET RUNNING Okay so anyway I have arch installed and I'm at the point Not a member yet? Xorg is the most popular display server among Linux users. Arch Linux Intel Graphics

sudo pacman -Syu Install Mesa Graphics Libraries Install open-source graphics libraries. Section "Device" Identifier "Screen0" Driver "nouveau" BusID "PCI:0:12:0" EndSection Section "Device" Identifier "Screen1" Driver "radeon" BusID "PCI:1:0:0" EndSection To get your bus ID: $ lspci | grep VGA 01:00.0 VGA compatible Why do I get a green screen whenever I try to watch a video? check over here Jay New users, read this first.

Rootless Xorg (v1.16) As of version 1.16 [4], Xorg may run with standard user privileges with the help of logind. What Is Xorg Simply deleting it will get it running with a default X environment. Not the answer you're looking for?

sudo pacman -S xf86-video-intel Enable Multilib repositories Open pacman configuration file.

Tip: You will typically seek to install a window manager or a desktop environment to supplement X. You have to start them anew. The time now is 01:32 AM. Xorg No Devices To Configure EVERY SINGLE ONE.

Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Newbie Corner »[SOLVED]Issues with Vesa driver setting resolution Pages: 1 #1 2012-09-05 12:14:15 x1101 Member Registered: 2012-09-05 Posts: 11 [SOLVED]Issues with Vesa driver setting resolution Hello, UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group. Why i'm using VESA dri instead INTEL dri if my card is intel? http://advalens.com/arch-linux/arch-linux-catalyst.html Driver installation The Linux kernel includes open-source video drivers and support for hardware accelerated framebuffers.

For RandR compliant drivers (for example the open source ATI driver), you can set it by: $ xrandr --dpi 144 Note: Applications that comply with the setting will not change immediately. Home Forum Today's Posts | FAQ | Calendar | Community Groups | Forum Actions Mark Forums Read | Quick Links View Site Leaders | Unanswered Posts | Forum Rules Articles Marketplace To make sure to pick the right file it may help to look at the timestamp of the X server session start and from which console it was started. Mr Green wrote:post output of pacman -Qi xf86-video-intelpost your 20-gpudriver.conf as wellpacman -Qi xf86-video-intel $ pacman -Qi xf86-video-intel Name : xf86-video-intel Version : 2.17.0-2 URL : http://xorg.freedesktop.org/ Licenses : custom Groups

sudo pacman -S mesa mesa-libgl Install open-source 32-bit graphics libraries. Offline #17 2012-01-04 11:13:38 oliver Administrator Registered: 2010-11-04 Posts: 2,209 Re: vesa instead intel... Offline #8 2011-12-23 14:58:33 pablokal Administrator From: Nijmegen, Holland Registered: 2010-10-12 Posts: 3,611 Website Re: vesa instead intel... Why does "solvability" for groups suggest something about the solution of polynomials?

I then rolled to xf86-video-ati, where X started, but only drew a cursor, and used 100% of one of my cores. a) SOMEONE CAPABLE CAN TELL ME WHY MY GRUB LEGACY DON'T SHOW XORG-VESA,JUST NOMODESET?b) DO I HAVE TO GO CANADA TO GET ANSWERS? First, identify your card: $ lspci | grep -e VGA -e 3D Then install an appropriate driver.