On Sun, 17 Oct 2010 21:44:00 +0200 Samuel Thibault <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > The problem is most probably not on the server side (as the messages > above are not fatal), but on the client side. Log the output of startx, > and possibly try directly as root > > xinit /usr/bin/xterm > > to simplify the client part as much as possible (the issue is most > probably just an authentication thing). Thanks for that. I directed the output of startx to a file, and as soon as I did that I got an X session running xterm open. Apparently having errors written to the terminal was causing it to crash, for whatever reason. Thanks again, Steven.
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