Re: [Solved, largely] Re: Latest version of X not starting in buster
Cindy-Sue Causey wrote on 06/14/18 17:44:
> On 6/14/18, Siard <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:40 +0200, Jörg-Volker Peetz wrote:
>>> Siard wrote on 06/13/18 17:28:
>>>> I took a try and upgraded the xserver-*** packages in testing to
>>>> version 2:1.20.0 taken from unstable.
>>>> It did work; X (started with 'startx') is back, despite the systemd
>>>> packages having version 238.
>>>> It looks like things will be back to normal after the next upgrade
>>>> of X in testing. Anyway, thanks for responding.
>>> Which init package do you use? On my systems it's sysvinit-core.
>> systemd at the moment. sysvinit-core is not installed.
> Just throwing this out there. xinit is mine (on Xfce4). It's always
> high on my to-do list immediately after initial debootstrap installs.
Could it be that you're confusing xinit (which facilitates starting X) and the
system init? I was talking about the system init and that on my systems for this
purpose sysvinit is used and not systemd's init.