Re: X-server can not be started (389 Views)
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Yaroki
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Re: X-server can not be started

Indeed, It worked.

 

# ll /stand

total 173664
-rw-------   1 root       sys              0 Feb 20  2006 .kminstall_lock
-rw-r--r--   1 root       sys             19 Feb 20  2006 bootconf
drwxr-xr-x   5 root       sys           3072 Oct 24 14:07 build
drwxr-xr-x   6 root       sys           1024 Nov 30  2010 dlkm
drwxr-xr-x   6 root       sys           1024 Oct 23 08:27 dlkm.vmunix.prev
-rw-r--r--   1 root       sys           3856 Oct 25 12:34 ioconfig
-r--r--r--   1 root       sys             82 Nov 15  2000 kernrel
drwxr-xr-x   2 root       root          1024 Oct 25 12:35 krs
drwxr-xr-x   2 root       root          1024 Oct 25 12:34 krs_lkg
drwxr-xr-x   2 root       root          1024 Oct 25 12:35 krs_tmp
drwxr-xr-x   2 root       root         65536 Feb 20  2006 lost+found
-rw-------   1 root       root            12 Oct 25 12:34 rootconf
-r--r--r--   1 root       sys           1907 Oct 25 12:28 system
drwxr-xr-x   2 root       sys           1024 Oct 25 12:35 system.d
-r--r--r--   1 root       sys           1907 Oct 25 12:27 system.new
-r--r--r--   1 root       sys           1907 Feb 20  2006 system.prev
-rwxr-xr-x   1 root       sys        29329880 Oct 25 12:28 vmunix
-rwxr-xr-x   1 root       sys        29792480 Oct 25 12:27 vmunix.new
-rwxr-xr-x   1 root       sys        29329880 Feb 20  2006 vmunix.prev

 

Yali

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V. Nyga
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Message 52 of 92 (397 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

Hmmm - you can copy dlkm to dlkm.new and dlkm.vmunix.prev to dlkm.

What happns when you repeat:
isl> hpux -is /stand/vmunix
and switch to 2 and 3 again?

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Yaroki
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Re: X-server can not be started

I copied dlkm (-r) to new and then dlkm.vmunix.prev to dlkm.

reboot -> same error

 

isl> hpux -is /stand/vmunix

init 2  ($TERM= unknown)

init 3  ($TERM= unknown).

 

Yali

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V. Nyga
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Message 54 of 92 (389 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

One suggestion:

Use 'setparms initial' to re-define network, hostname, ...

See 'man 'setparms' and read which informations you need when you run the command.

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Hello Mati,

 

I followed your suggestion and use the set_parms to reset (to the same parameters) the hostname, ip address and subnetmusk.

Still, same error message is received.

I also checked /etc/rc.config.d/cde and it was match to other system I compared with.

 

I guess we declare it an unsolved problem.

 

Yali

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Re: X-server can not be started

I would like to note that it is possible to remote connected the machine via Exceed. Then, the value TERM is properly set (dtterm).

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V. Nyga
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Message 57 of 92 (379 Views)

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At which step of the boot process does $TERM= unknown appears?
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The $TERM=unknown appears only when I echo to $TERM.

The following messages appear after the system is brought up, when I login to the root user (on the screen that connected to the HP machine):

 

" Type ITE_x80y24 unknown "

" The value TERM has been set to unknown "

 

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Message 59 of 92 (373 Views)

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Type ITE_x80y24 unknown

 

Not really a problem. The VGA screen is now used as a text console, hence this problem. You may consider to do an "export TERM=xterm" for example. But when you changed the IP address of this server, how did you do this? Using "set_parms"? Does "nslookup <your_host_name>" work???  I would now run "dr_dt" and let this tool check your system.


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Hello,

 

>You may consider to do an "export TERM=xterm" for example

Already done - no effect.

 

>But when you changed the IP address of this server, how did you do this? Using "set_parms"?

Yes

 

>Does "nslookup <your_host_name>" work???

It works,

 

Name: host_name

Address: ip_address

 

>I would now run "dr_dt" and let this tool check your system.

Done:

0 error message

4 warnning messages

Where do I find the warnning messages?

 

Yali.

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Message 61 of 92 (344 Views)

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Hello,

 

Does anyone have an idea???

 

BR,

 

Yali

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Message 62 of 92 (340 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

The warning messages of dr_dt should have been displayed on the same terminal/console you used to run the command. However, they might have scrolled off too fast.

 

So, run dr_dt again, directing its output to a file this time:

dr_dt >/tmp/dr_dt.out

 Once it completes, you can view the output with:

more /tmp/dr_dt.out

 (When viewing the file with "more", use the space key or Enter to move forwards in the file, or the "b" key to move backwards. Return to the command prompt with the "q" key.)

 

The warnings may include multiple lines. Each warning will have "WARNING:" at the beginning of its first line.

MK
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Hi Matti,

 

I run it and these are the results:

 

1. the file /var/adm/inetd.sec is not exsit. I could not find it on other B. 11.11 OS but only on B.10.20

OS.

 

2. the directory / is not properly configured. The current configuration is:

Permissions = drwxr-xr-x

owner = root

group = root

For HP CDE to function correctly, it should be a directory with the following configuration:

 

Permissions = dr-xr-xr-x

owner = root

group = sys

 

3. Same as the above for /etc/hosts permissions. (but it doen't say that it concern to the CDE).

 

 In addition I attached the screen results (as a screen shot).

 

BR,

Yali

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Yaroki
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Message 64 of 92 (320 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

Dear all,

 

Please let me know if there is a solution to this problem.

BR,

 

Yali

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Yaroki
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Message 65 of 92 (286 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

Hello,

 

Still, the problem exist.

I want to add 2 more issues that my concern the problem:

 

1. demsg command shows lost of messages of the following:

 

WARNING: modpath: DLKM is not initialized

WARNING: modpath: DLKM is not initialized

WARNING: modpath: DLKM is not initialized

.

.

.

WARNING: modld: Attempt to load module gvid_info: DLKM is not initialized

.

.

WARNING: modadm: DLKM is not initialized

 

 

2. Front LED panel is blinking Orange and rear LED panel status is as follow:

Video Warning -  - No video adapter present. Install a video adapter. See installation instructions shipped with the video adapter

 

Please let me know if the above indications can help?

BR,

Yali

 

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Message 66 of 92 (284 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

No video card present?

This could be a good reason.


I assume this is a C8000 workstation.


Look at the rear side if you can see a VGA connector.

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Indeed, it is a C800 workstation.

I can see the VGA connector there.

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Re: X-server can not be started

So let us see an

# ioscan -fn

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Please find the attache file for ioscan -fn

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Re: X-server can not be started

This might help:

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/General/Xserver-does-not-start-C8000-11-i/m-p/5002726/highlight/true#M1...


But it could be a problem with the graphics hardware.



Can you attach

/tmp/dr_dt.out


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Yaroki
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attached.

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Message 72 of 92 (273 Views)

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>WARNING: /var/adm/inetd.sec does not exist.

Well, this doesn't exist at my maschine either.
Maybe you can copy it from: /usr/newconfig/var/adm/inetd but there's nothing important inside (security restrictions).

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Done,

Thanks

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>WARNING: modpath: DLKM is not initialized

Check this:

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/System-Administration/Getting-DLKM-is-not-initialized-in-dmesg/m-p/3616...

>I can see the VGA connector there.
I only have DVI connectors - which graphics card do you have inside?
Can you give us 'graphinfo'?

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Message 75 of 92 (265 Views)

Re: X-server can not be started

graphinfo command brings the follow:

 

graphinfo: unable to open device file at /dev/crt

 

But I ran it on a similar machine (HP_UX C8000) and I attached results:

 

 

 

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