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i just added a pci card to my box.. but in order for all of my cards to fit correctly i had to reorder my cards.. i was hoping that linux would auto detect these changes but i guess it does.. when i start my box up it errors the x-server .. for the video card.. which is now in a differnt pci slot.. how can i find out what the new info is for each of the pci cards i changed and how can i edit that into my x-server info so it will boot smooth... i am using the ubuntu live cd right now to boot up and access the web.. thanks in advance.. solving this problem will surely earn you a rep
    
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You can try reconfiguring your xorg.conf;
http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthre...erver+defaults
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just check my sig \\/
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just check my sig \\/
your faq was not helpful.. in the aspect of knowing how to find the busid.. but it was helpful in letting me know what and where i needed to edit.. altho i have solved the problem for now but i did learn something out of it...



melcar.. your link is broken.. but thanks for trying
    
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i'll correct that
use "lspci" and look for vga compatible controller
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your faq was not helpful.. in the aspect of knowing how to find the busid.. but it was helpful in letting me know what and where i needed to edit.. altho i have solved the problem for now but i did learn something out of it...



melcar.. your link is broken.. but thanks for trying
http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthre...erver+defaults
Sorry about that. It should be working now. Basically you just run "sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg" in Safe Mode and answer a bunch of questions (most can be left at their default values if you don't know the answer).
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