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You need to describe everything if you want to solve this problem. Reply With Quote 12-Aug-2011,21:00 #6 lshantz View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Explorer Penguin Join Date Jan 2009 Posts 154 Re: x server start fails There are Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Newbie Corner »[SOLVED] Sudo and seteuid issues Pages: 1 #1 2012-01-22 19:37:52 cubisttriangle Member Registered: 2012-01-22 Posts: 11 [SOLVED] Sudo and seteuid issues A couple of Also make sure that the file /var/log/Xorg.0.log exists, and its permissions are readable and writable by root. (They should probably be "-rw-r--r--", owned by the root user and the group "users".) http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-open/cannot-open-logfile-var-log-xorg-1-log.html

doing a zypper up I saw that a lot of X11 stuff was available, so I tried upgrading. When doing "startx" at the command prompt with root user, "startx" is starting successful session of X window. Select Articles, Forum, or Blog. Last edited by cubisttriangle (2012-01-22 22:45:03) Offline #2 2012-01-22 22:22:12 smudge Member Registered: 2011-03-20 Posts: 141 Re: [SOLVED] Sudo and seteuid issues Try, in a terminal:whereis Xorg Xorg: /usr/bin/Xorg /usr/share/man/man1/Xorg.1.gz ls https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=134148

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It is far less popular than it deserves to be which probably makes it difficult for you to help. Offline Pages: 1 Index »Newbie Corner »[SOLVED] Sudo and seteuid issues Board footer Jump to Newbie Corner Installation Kernel & Hardware Applications & Desktop Environments Laptop Issues Networking, Server, and Protection Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ Posted by Vijay Kumar at 8/29/2006 04:45:00 PM 2 comments: GuidoGrimaldi said...

changing permissions or creation of log file is not going to fix the Problem. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/slackware-14/x11-royally-screwed-up-permissions-can't-startx-644691/ This was enabled by default and also specified in the config file. [ 18.287] (II) "dri2" will be loaded.

That command didn't work. I thought I was going to have to reinstall, but your advice fixed my problem 11/27/2006 05:31:00 AM Keith Roberts said... googling on "Cannot move old log file ..." I treid to suid /usr/X11R6/bin/Xorg" but it doesn't exist, in fact /usr/X11R6/bin/ is empty! (have I lost X11?) Any ideas? Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the

Whereas I can read the last syslog as the current report is concatenated onto previous sessions, I cannot read /var/log/Xorg.0.log.old as there is seemingly no application to do this. great post to read I screwed up my system pretty bad and somehow Xorg.0.log is gone. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingWalletFinanceDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsSearch for groups or messages Downloads Support Community Development Help Login Register Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's

Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical Canonical Ltd. http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-open/cannot-open-logfile-var-log-messages-permission-denied.html xorg.conf file handle and controll GUI. Casper It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. This was enabled by default and also specified in the config file. [ 18.287] (II) "dbe" will be loaded.

The time now is 05:38 AM. Casper His error said that it couldn't find the log file Xorg.0.log, so I suggested to "touch" it. Having an Issue With Posting ? Check This Out Hi Vijay.

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I use Fedora 16, and checked /etc/permissions.local file, but there was not. Can't startx User Name Remember Me? xorg.conf configures X, and the log file logs errors and anything else that happens. Originally Posted by kgeorgokitsos I treid to suid /usr/X11R6/bin/Xorg" but it doesn't exist, in fact /usr/X11R6/bin/ is empty! (have I lost X11?) Xorg is in /usr/bin: Code: find /usr/bin -name "Xorg"

These sizes include the large intel drm drivers, if you don't use drm, you could probably drop another 1-2MBWhere are the drivers located in extracted Xorg-7.4.tgz?kagashe Logged Juanito Administrator Hero Member Not only does touch update the timestamps, but also creates the file if it does not exist. Hm I just looked it up , and my Xorg.0.log is under Code: /var/log/Xorg.0.log Maybe that helps? this contact form This is my pillow How do pilots identify the taxi path to the runway?

This method has been deprecated for years in favor of using a display manager. You should be able to open it with any text editor (as long as the file is not too big). The time now is 10:38 AM. I seems related to /tmp for me though.

If it still doesn't work, you *may* wish to resort to reinstalling the X packages as explained above.[/edit] Last edited by T3slider; 05-26-2008 at 12:03 AM. When I rebooted even that stopped working. I changed /tmp from sda7 to sdf1 and I am getting the same error. even if you Delete that file, nothing will change.

Why don't you install the nvidia proprietary driver? Kostas Reply With Quote 15-Jun-2011,23:41 #2 please_try_again View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Flux Capacitor Penguin Join Date Sep 2008 Posts 7,443 Re: x server start fails so here's the current Xorg.0.log: [ 72.089] X.Org X Server 1.9.3 Release Date: 2010-12-13 [ 72.089] X Pr - Pastebin.com Could the problem be (line 293) "The PCI device 0x10de06e4 (GeForce For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

If (EE) NVIDIA(0): you continue to encounter problems, Please try (EE) NVIDIA(0): reinstalling the NVIDIA driver. /etc/X11/xorg.conf Code: # nvidia-settings: X configuration file generated by nvidia-settings # nvidia-settings: version 295.33 ([email protected]) To get the exact location, use `which tce2tcz.sh ` Logged Print Pages: [1] Go Up « previous next » Tiny Core Linux » Tiny Core Extensions » TCE Q&A Forum » Advanced Search

Forum English Get Technical Help Here Install/Boot/Login x server start fails Welcome! To fix:$ whereis Xorg Xorg: /usr/bin/Xorg /usr/share/man/man1/Xorg.1.gz $ ls -la /usr/bin/Xorg -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1.9M Dec 17 01:18 /usr/bin/Xorg $ sudo chmod +s usr/bin/Xorg -rwsr-sr-x 1 root root 1.9M Dec

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", The error was 1249. X windows is running great.cheers,make world open...