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Re: Bug#81397: [authorization] fails silently for normal users, cannot start server

On Sat, Jan 06, 2001, Eray Ozkural wrote:

> Anyway, here is what I get:
> exa@borg:~$ startx
> X: user not authorized to run the X server, aborting.
> xinit:  unexpected signal 2
> exa@borg:~$
> Is this normal? Users could start their X servers before
> upgrading a couple of weeks ago so I presume the upgrade
> corrupts something in the way. How do I fix this?

   You might be interested in RTFMing, or checking past bugs, or having
a look at /etc/X11/Xwrapper.config.

Best regards,
Samuel Hocevar <sam@zoy.org> <http://sam.zoy.org/>
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