Xserver errors with "The Loadable Module For The Display Device Sunwnfb Is Not Installed" after Solaris 10 09/10 install

(Doc ID 1442476.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

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  Symptoms
  Cause
  Solution


Symptoms

After a fresh install of Solaris 10 u9 (09/10) the Xserver won't start with the following error in the Xerrors file:


The loadable module for the display device SUNWnfb is not installed.

Fatal server error:
InitOutput: Error loading module for /dev/fb

Cause

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