Re: x won't start as a particular user. for other users works fine. what file is causing it? how to troubleshoot?
On 00:31 Wed 26 Aug , Andrei Popescu wrote:
> On Tue,25.Aug.09, 17:11:45, Mitchell Laks wrote:
> > Recall that if I change the login directory to
> > /home/bill/temp in /etc/passwd
> > then bill can startx just as any other user can. it is only
> > from the /home/bill that x fails (silently :()
> What are the permissions of that directory?
> If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
> (Albert Einstein)
the permissions on
/home/bill are the same as every other home directory
are the same...