so i try manually starting the x server with:

Tom Yates madhatter at
Fri Jan 9 17:47:40 CET 2009

On Fri, 9 Jan 2009, Harry L. Lee wrote:

> thanks! I was at the boot menu and tried dfu, thus:
> harry at galaxy:~$ .//dfu-util -l
> dfu-util - (C) 2007 by OpenMoko Inc.
> This program is Free Software and has ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY
> harry at galaxy:~$
> which does not look encouraging.

i found that it needed privilege, ie has to be run as root, to do the 
operations it needs on the USB bus.

one of my writeups is at and may 
or may not be helpful.


       Tom Yates  -

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