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December 9th, 2009, 11:15 AM
Hey guys,
I just got a new machine and I'm getting this error trying to save my display settings..
Any help with this?

Much appreciated!

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December 9th, 2009, 11:59 AM
I also ran it as sudo in a terminal and got the same error, this was the terminal output;

"VALIDATION ERROR: Data incomplete in file /etc/X11/xorg.conf.
Undefined Device "(null)" referenced by Screen "Default Screen".

Segmentation fault"

December 9th, 2009, 12:47 PM
Its a karmic bug. I solved like this.

sudo rm /etc/X11/xorg.confThen,

sudo nvidia-settingsThen save the file as,


Then reboot!

December 9th, 2009, 01:09 PM
Sweet as! All looking well, thanks for the help!

December 9th, 2009, 01:15 PM