Re: X: exec of /usr/bin/X11/ failed
On Sat, Nov 14, 1998 at 05:23:22PM -0900, Adam Shand wrote:
> one question it appears that the debian setup
> actually has a wrapper installed for security reasons so that you aren't
> supposed to run them directly.
> do you know, is the Xserver file what the wrapper uses to determine what
> to exec? or does this mean that i'm exec'ing the s3v server directly.
I think what you search is /usr/doc/X11/README.Debain
You can find there:
* The X server to be used by default is not selected by changing a
Instead a small wrapper program (/usr/X11R6/bin/X) reads a
file (/etc/X11/Xserver) to find out which server to run and who is
allowed to run it.
I hope this helps.
Mika Fischer <firstname.lastname@example.org>