Setting up X without a monitor

Tommy Moore tmoore at
Fri Nov 30 06:56:49 EST 2001

Also note with the RH installers if your wanting to use the kick start 
file it creates to reinstall the system at a later date you may not be 
able to if you have no mouse or monitor.
I tried it and when it didn't detect the mouse or monitor it bombed on me 
and had to shut down.


On Fri, 30 Nov 2001, Victor Tsaran wrote:

> Hello, listers!
> I do not have a monitor attached to my computer, it just so happened. As a
> result, every time I attempt to configure X, the procedure fails. How am I
> to tell X to ignore the monitor?
> Best regards,
> Victor
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