On Mon, May 29, 2000 at 03:47:53PM +0200, Vitux wrote: > Previously (in slink, 4 days ago), Xconsole was run when > launching fvwm. Now, it doesn't start automagically, and gives > an error: Couldn't open console when I start it manually. > I find it quite annoying; I've gotten used to keeping an eye > on the modem when dialing and my ailing /dev/hdc (old WD > drive). The automatic running of xconsole was removed in 3.3.6-1, because it's somewhat of a security hole (see http://cgi.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?archive=yes&bug=40745). If you want it back, you can either add your user to whatever group owns /dev/xconsole or edit the appropriate file in /etc/X11/xdm/ -- finger for GPG public key.
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