More xorg problems
It seems that there are a varity of xorg problems being reported with
the new testing upgrades. I am _not_ having the same problems as
others so thought I would report them here.
1. startx, as root, works as it should
2. startx as any other user:
When I first tried I kept getting this error message:
"Fatal server error:
Cannot move old log file ("/var/log/Xorg.0.log" to
It seemed the permissions were wrong, so as a test only, I changed
them to allow me to r/w log files. That allowed me to get further
but them get this error:
X Window System Version 7.0.0
Release Date: 21 December 2005
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 7.0
Build Operating System:Linux 2.6.12-1-686 i686
Current Operating System: Linux buddy.mtntop.home 2.6.15y #2 Sat May 20 21:26:51 EDT 2006 i686
Build Date: 16 March 2006
Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
to make sure that you have the latest version.
Module Loader present
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
(++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Tue Jun 6 11:03:50 2006
(==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
Fatal server error:
xf86EnableIOPorts: failed to set IOPL for I/O (Operation not permitted)
XIO: fatal IO error 104 (Connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0"
after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining.
I have not been able to find any lead to this problem. I installed from
a dist-upgrade (254 packages) so _should_ have everything required, I hope.
I have followed the suggestions mentioned in the >http://wiki.x.org>
except for the part about _startkde_. The link mentioned
"/usr/lib/X11/xinit/xinitrc" doesn't exixt on my system but is instead
"/etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc" which is ifrom the xbase-clients package.
Any and all suggestions welcome.
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