RE: X windows update
On 03-Aug-2000 Ed Murray wrote:
> Can anybody help please?
> I have an on-going problem starting my X Server each morning.
> I get the following error:
> X: Server socket directory has suspicious ownership, aborting:
> I change the ownership on the /tmp/.X11-unix directory to root.root each time
> when I reboot the problem is back again.
$ cd /
$ ls -al
drwxrwxrwt 11 root root 2048 Aug 2 15:28 tmp
make sure the perms match that. Also, /tmp should be emptied on reboot. If
this is not happening, turn it back on.