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Re: Can only run X as root

On 07/30/98 at 11:55 AM, Frank Barknecht <barknech@ph-cip.uni-koeln.de>

>X should be suid root and look like:

>$ ls -l /usr/bin/X11/X
>-rwsr-xr-x   1 root     root         4880 Jun 23 23:46 /usr/bin/X11/X
>   ^ important

>Something must have messed up your setup, maybe you could try to set X
>back with a

>chmod -v 4755 /usr/bin/X11/X

THAT WAS IT!!!  I must have changed it.  As I said I fiddled with it so
much I was repeating the same mistake over and over.

Thanks everyone, what tech support!


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