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Then the whole process repeats again. Top TrevorH Forum Moderator Posts: 17060 Joined: 2009/09/24 10:40:56 Location: Brighton, UK Re: [SOLVED] CentOS 6.4: Cannot run startx as non-root user Quote Postby TrevorH » 2013/10/06 11:24:55 From the throwaway Thank you guys for our help and have a nice weekend! I encountered this issue because I logged in as root and su'd to another user and executed startx.
do you have any ideea what should i do to fix this error? 10q in advance! There are several ways to edit a file in *nix. Give output of Code: ls -l /dev/mem 10110111 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by 10110111 08-31-2010, 02:17 PM #10 PDA View Full Version : [SOLVED] cannot startx!
Forum Statistics Discussions: 53,809 Messages: 285,235 Members: 91,920 Latest Member: anahim60 Share This Page Tweet Howtoforge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials Home Forums > Linux Forums > Desktop Operation > English Module Loader present Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting, (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational, (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown. (==) The error is right in front of you. Addscreen/screeninit Failed For Driver 0 Entry deleted from font path. (WW) The directory "/usr/share/fonts/X11/Type1" does not exist.
I appreciate the help! Ubuntu Forums > The Ubuntu Forum Community > Ubuntu Official Flavours Support > General Help > [SOLVED] cannot startx! Quote: Originally Posted by lewisforlife It is not a good idea to run X is root ever no matter what you are trying to do. Does 'du' command count the size of unaccessible folders?
Does anyone know what might be wrong? (ee) No Screens Found(ee) Module Loader present Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting, (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational, (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown. (==) Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed' XIO: fatal IO error 104 (Connection reset by peer) on X server ":1.0" after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events Fatal server error: No valid FontPath could be found. (WW) xf86CloseConsole: KDSETMODE failed: Bad file descriptor (WW) xf86CloseConsole: VT_GETMODE failed: Bad file descriptor (WW) xf86OpenConsole: VT_GETSTATE failed: Bad file descriptor
xinit: Connection reset by peer (errno 104): unable to connect to X server xinit: No such process (errno 3): Server error. I am able to run 'startx' as a root user to launch Fluxbox with no problems but when I 'su -' into another user, I get this error:xauth: creating new authority Xinit Giving Up Arch Linux You shouldn't do this. Xinit Server Error Give output of Code: ls -l /dev/mem /dev/mem should only be accessed by the kernel so I wouldn't mess with the permissions of that.
xinit: Server error. Could not init font path element /usr/lib/X11/fonts/cyrillic, removing from list! Current Operating System: Linux k2 2.6.18-194.8.1.el5 #1 SMP Thu Jul 1 19:07:06 EDT 2010 i686 Build Date: 13 May 2010 Build ID: xorg-x11-server 1.1.1-48.76.el5_5.1 Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org to make Entry deleted from font path. (WW) The directory "/usr/share/fonts/X11/cyrillic" does not exist. Startx Server Terminated With Error 1
After "apt-get install gnome" i try to start it by "startx" i recive this error: Code: [emailprotected]:~$ startx xauth: creating new authority file /home/mayhem/.serverauth.4928 X: cannot stat /etc/X11/X (No such file Previous message: [Fwd: Re: Connection problem from a Comcast to a DSL using old VNC 3.3.7 problem] Next message: (no subject) Messages sorted by: [ date ] [ thread ] [ The time now is 09:18 AM. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
Date: Sun, 27 Jun 1999 18:20:03 -0400 (EDT) Hi, I tried to install cxterm and xcin, but with no luck. Xauth File Does Not Exist No, I didn't. Xenforo skin by Xenfocus Contact Us Help Imprint Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2014 XenForo Ltd.
It is not supported in any way. I enter $vnc4viewer, then in the "vnc server" field I enter "localIP:1" ( the server name is debian:1), I edit the options to share, then I click OK. You shouldn't do this. Fatal Server Error No Screens Found Perhaps you do not have console ownership?(EE)Please consult the CentOS support at http://wiki.centos.org/Documentation for help.(EE)^Cgiving up.xinit: Connection refused (errno 111): unable to connect to X serverxinit: No such process (errno 3):
vncconfig: unable to open display ":1" Error: Couldn't connect to XServer (gnome-terminal:14651): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: ________________________________________________________________________ Check Out the new free AIM(R) Mail -- 2 GB of storage and Usually /dev contents are created on system startup in a tmpfs, so this might help. 10110111 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More vBulletin Optimisation by vB Optimise. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started
everything i read makes it sound like a file that you'd edit after installation. Can I switch from past tense to present tense in an epilogue? X.Org X Server 126.96.36.199 Release Date: 5 September 2007 X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 Build Operating System: Linux Ubuntu (xorg-server 2:1.4.1~git20080131-1ubuntu9) Current Operating System: Linux ns.ovh.net 188.8.131.52-xxxx-std-ipv4-32 #4 SMP Wed Try #nano /path/to/file To be successful here you should read all of the following.
Having a problem logging in? Fatal server error: no screens found waiting for X server to begin accepting connections giving up. Try a regular user, if you don't have a user created other than root, do the following: Code: adduser username passwd username I am able to log in fine thank you. ForumRules ForumFAQ If you are new to Back|Track Back|Track Wiki Failure to do so will probably get your threads deleted or worse.
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Try running sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg and see if that helps you create a usable config. Could not init font path element /usr/lib/X11/fonts/CID, removing from list! repo View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit repo's homepage! alan99 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by alan99 08-31-2010, 05:32 PM #13 cyberblade LQ Newbie Registered: Aug 2010 Posts:
I then get a message "unable to connect to host: Connection refused (111)". Can a level shifting circuit shift voltage the other way around? "get used to cycle" or "get used to cycling" A hat puzzle involving wizards Is there any music with no Give output of Code: ls -l /dev/mem $ ls -l /dev/mem ls: /dev/mem: No such file or directory cyberblade View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL everything i read makes it sound like a file that you'd edit after installation. 07-13-2009,11:01 AM #4 Archangel-Amael View Profile View Forum Posts Super Moderator Join Date Jan 2010 Location Somewhere
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