Troubleshooting Xorg when encountering blinking screen X mark for Intel

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Although it seldom happens, you may encounter sudden black screen with blinking x mouse pointer on your lcd monitor using this intel chipsets(note this was only tested on Intel 82G33/G31 chipset) .

You may try this troubleshooting tips if this happens again.

1. Edit /etc/X11/xorg.conf

2. Add this line on the device section(Section "Device").

       Identifier      "Configured Video Device"
       Driver          "intel"
       Option          "monitor-LVDS"  "LVDS"
       Option          "FramebufferCompression" "off"
       Option          "AccelMethod"            "XAA"

3. Add this on monitor section(Section "Monitor")

       Identifier      "LVDS"
       Option          "Ignore" "True"

3. Then restart your xorg or type /etc/init.d/kdm restart.

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