My install notes are at http://chlug.dpagin.net/linux8100install.txt
nVidia and modem files are at http://chlug.dpagin.net/8100/
Are you running as root or a user? Just as an experiment, as root, type
xhost +, then startx.
> I followed the exact steps that you mentioned but when I reboot and
> run startx, I always get this message
> Fatal server error:
> no screen found
> X10: fatal IO error 104(Connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0"
> after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining.
> Can someone please help? This is very frustrating.
> I am using Dell 8100 with 16mb video ram and my screen is SXVGA+ 15".