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Re: Xorg problems


Javier Vasquez, le Wed 21 Nov 2007 22:05:10 -0600, a écrit :
> 2nd weird thing is that when killing the X session, with CTRL-BkSp, I
> return to the console, but the display gets weird, kind of grey and I
> can't see a thing.

There's a problem with palette restoring yes.

> 3rd weird thing is that although the instructions talk about
> xserver-common to be dpg-reconfigured, such package does not exist.

That package disappeared recently yes, the documentation needs to be

> Fatal server error:
> Cannot move old log file ("/var/log/Xorg.0.log" to "/var/log/Xorg.0.log.old")

That's because /usr/bin/X is supposed to be setuid, while Xorg is not.
(X checks the security stuff, then calls Xorg as root). A fixup for you
for now (since you replaced X by a link to Xorg) is to set Xorg setuid,
but X should really get fixed.


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