X fails to start because of module ABI version mismatch

Antonio Huete Jiménez tuxillo at quantumachine.net
Sun Jan 31 14:06:29 PST 2021


Please update your packages using this procedure:  
You might run into issues with pkg, check this answer and/or read the  
whole thread:  

Let us know.

Antonio Huete

Quoting Roland Sadowski <szabla at gmail.com>:

> Hi all,
> I'm getting the following error when starting X with the intel driver:
> 	module ABI major version (20) doesn't match the server's version (24)
> I’m running latest stable on a Skylake NUC with integrated graphics.  
> It used to work, but doesn’t after updating (which I haven’t done in  
> a while). Is there something I can do to fix it?
> X works with the vesa driver but perf is bad (e.g. very noticeable  
> screen tearing).
> -R

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