Re: Auth problem while running X DRI trunk thru startx.
On Fri, 2003-09-12 at 11:45, Adam Hewitt wrote:
> Or if this is the problem, does anyone know how to get around this with
Simply by using it. :)
The X server doesn't crash for you, BTW.
> On Fri, 2003-09-12 at 17:38, Mathieu Segaud wrote:
> > Adam Hewitt posted earlier on this list about problems to run latest
> > dri X packages with a fresh 2.4.22-ben2 kernel.
> > He can log as root into X with startx but not as any unprivileged
> > user:
> > so my question is :)
> > is this related to XdmAuth missing and is there a hack like the one
> > with xdm ?
No, because as the name suggests, XdmAuth is related to xdm and other
display managers and not involved with startx.
Maybe it's just a matter of dpkg-reconfigure xserver-common ?
Earthling Michel Dänzer \ Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
Software libre enthusiast \ http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer