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Can't get xinit to startup up
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I am using Debian 2.08 and I am trying to get xinit to start chromium in kiosk mode and I keep hitting 

[    12.071] (EE) Cannot run in framebuffer mode. Please specify busIDs        for all framebuffer devices

this is what I have in 20-modesetting.conf

The LCD is supposed to be 1024x600, but it flickers horribly and on initial desktop this resolution worked fine -- after I switched to xinit from console 
I can't get it to startup.

With armbian xinit boots, but I can't set resolution -- it defaults to 1920x1080 -- which doesn't work on this screen. 

linaro@tinkerboard:/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d$ cat 20-modesetting.conf
Section "Device"
    Identifier  "Rockchip Graphics"
    Driver      "modesetting"
    Option      "AccelMethod"    "glamor"
    Option      "DRI"            "2"
EndSection
Section "Monitor"
    Identifier "Monitor 0"
    Modeline "1152x648_60.00"   59.25  1152 1200 1312 1472  648 651 656 674 -hsync +vsync
EndSection
Section "Screen"
    Identifier "Default Screen"
    Monitor "Monitor 0"
    SubSection "Display"
        Depth 24
        Modes "1152x648"
    EndSubSection
EndSection
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#2
You might check the discovered modelines by
Code:
xrandr --verbose
then check on the bottom.
Light blue words might be a link. Have you try to click on them? Big Grin
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