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Re: Permission denied on startx after suspend resume



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Carsten Milling wrote:
| On Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 10:34:42AM -0400, Barry Hawkins wrote:
| [...]
|
|>    The state of /dev/null turned out to be this:
|>
|>~# ls -l /dev/null
|>- -rw-r--r--  1 root root 0 2004-10-13 14:11 /dev/null
|>
|
| [...]
|
| Just a guess, did you compile/install a vanilla 2.6.8 kernel as root?
| This kernel had a bad Makefile for ppc that trashes /dev/null during
| make/make modules_install. So you would have to recreate /dev/null
| whenever you recompile this kernel. The Makefile has been fixed in the
| latest 2.6.9 prepatches (since 2.6.9-rc3 I believe).
|
| Best regards,
| Carsten Milling
Carsten,
~    You are exactly right.  Thanks for solving that mystery for me.

Regards,
- --
Barry Hawkins
site: www.alltc.com
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