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    Default X does not work after install

    hi, i have just installed BT5 everythings seems to work but when i want to start X (GUI) black screen with white "_" at the top left corner will appear. i have tried both KDE/GNOME still same problem. X is working when booting from live USB/DVD . i have also tried BT2 witch worked but i cant get installed drivers for my new wifi card on it. i am using thinkpad r50e (celeron M 1,6; 128MB ; 40GB). what is wrong ? thank's

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    Default Re: X does not work after install

    Quote Originally Posted by webkar View Post
    hi, i have just installed BT5 everythings seems to work but when i want to start X (GUI) black screen with white "_" at the top left corner will appear. i have tried both KDE/GNOME still same problem. X is working when booting from live USB/DVD . i have also tried BT2 witch worked but i cant get installed drivers for my new wifi card on it. i am using thinkpad r50e (celeron M 1,6; 128MB ; 40GB). what is wrong ? thank's
    Hi,
    I was wondering if this problem has been solved as I have the same gear and the same problem when trying to "startx"? Thanks.

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    Default Re: X does not work after install

    It's seems to me like a video issue..You did not post video card and if you are using a open driver or propietary driver.

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