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The DVD contains everything, so it doesn't matter. The MoD 01-05-2009,12:17 PM #4 Amlord1 View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Nov 2008 Posts 77 Originally Posted by The MoD Hi, I've installed BT3USB on an USB To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. What physical evidence exists that shows motor proteins "walking" within a cell? http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-move/cannot-move-old-log-file-var-log-xorg-1-log-to-var-log-xorg-1-log-old.html

This incident will be reported How to gain confidence with new "big" bike? in Fedora/RedHat, boot up in Command Line Mode, log in as root and execute 'system-config-display' to generate new xorg.conf file. 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 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"

I'd rebuild my OS from a Myah OS install disc but I don't have a cd drive or slot or usb. 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 So I tried startx but get this message (probably the reason boot failed also): xauth: file /home/kostas/.serverauth.3396 does not exist Fatal server error: Cannot move old log file "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" to "/var/log/Xorg.0.log.old"

If *nothing* works, you could try `telinit 1` as root, then login as root, insert your Slackware 12.1 (actually, browsing through your posts, you haven't even TOLD US which Slackware version i am sure that you will get execellent suggestions there. Can't startx User Name Remember Me? New Users: Read This First Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation Other Linux Distributions Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's

You will have to register before you can post in the forums. (Be aware the forums do not accept user names with a dash "-") Also, logging in lets you avoid Maybe I'll find out how to fix it later. fixvesa -> startx I know this is a tad bit dated, but I just wanted to share with all: I tried booting BT3 on my AAo from an external CD drive https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10449 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

If you still get an error regarding Xorg.0.log.old, something is obviously very wrong because everyone has read-write access and therefore your X installation is totally screwed up (or your entire system). And also thank you mrtank for the fixvesa command. Why don't you install the nvidia proprietary driver? I seems related to /tmp for me though.

Thanks in advance. visit Originally Posted by [email protected] You may think its stupid but when you are posting online sometimes spelling, grammar and thought put into the content of your posts is the only thing The time now is 18:11. © 2015 SUSE, All Rights Reserved. I changed one method signature and broke 25,000 other classes.

Probably because FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASEuses xorg 6.9, so any package installed while I was at the 6.2-RELEASElevel pulled in xorg 6.9 stuff.After upgrading to 6.2-STABLE I would have got xorg 7.2, so his comment is here You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Be sure to unmount the CD/DVD as well by typing `umount /packages` as root. [edit]For the record, /usr/X11R6/bin/ is just a symlink to /usr/bin, so you should probably just use `chmod TELL US (don't just say "they're fine", actually post) the output of `ls -l /` so we can make sure the permissions on ALL of your system folders are OK.

Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. 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. T3slider View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by T3slider 05-28-2008, 06:16 PM #12 scybord LQ Newbie Registered: May 2007 Posts: http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-move/cannot-move-old-log-file-xorg-0-log.html Can you post your /var/log/Xorg.0.log?

Thanks! xinit: No such file or directory (errno2): unable to connect to X server xinit: No such process (errno 3): Server errror." Can anybody give a hint whats wrong here? Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of 14 Thread: can't modifiy xorg log?

xinit: Connection refused (errno 111): unable to connect to X server xinit: No such process (errno 3): Server error.

so i was just using startx on root cause i didn't have time to figure out it out. asked 1 year ago viewed 480 times active 1 year ago Related 1How do I log out of Xorg?0Lubuntu 14.04 xorg-server crash every ~6 hours (NVidia)0Segmentation fault in XServer0Gnome Disk Utility I don't know, but in any case, after changing the location of /tmp, I would do that: Code: su -c 'chmod 1777 /tmp' And also make sure that /tmp is mounted. The system still does not start X on startup, but doing it by hand I got a black screen (that's progress, right?).

If worse comes to worse, you can go into runlevel 1 and reinstall the xorg packages (and others as needed). means backup or security copy, double click says "no application found" –David Walker Nov 6 '15 at 19:20 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or But in xorg.conf the driver selected was nv not nvidia (Probably some update had changed the conf file). navigate here To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. ** If you are logged in, most ads will not be displayed. ** Linuxforums now

So I try mv Xorg.0.log.old Xorg.0.log while in the directory where it is kept and it says: Input/Output error. .. If you create one. Thank you, smudge! This method has been deprecated for years in favor of using a display manager.

Does it need this old xorg log? Arch Linux HomePackagesForumsWikiBugsAURDownload Index Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in. so i'm hoping someone can help me get this all back to normal this is what happens Code: startx xauth: creating new authority file /root/.serverauth.2959 Fatal server error: Cannot open log 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

Code: ls /etc/X11 Casper It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. Casper His error said that it couldn't find the log file Xorg.0.log, so I suggested to "touch" it. Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ Many thanks Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.icio.us StumbleUpon Google Facebook Twitter Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not

i would suggest you to start a New Thread in Slackware Forum and mention that Myah OS is Slackware based. The time now is 08:11 PM. New Users: Read This First Reply With Quote 02-05-2007 #3 Wifi_is_evil View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Linux Newbie Join Date Nov 2006 Posts 125 I renamed the If you have it, just type: Code: su -l zypper ar http://download.nvidia.com/opensuse/11.4/ nvidia zypper refresh zypper in x11-video-nvidiaG02 Reply With Quote 16-Jun-2011,22:08 #5 kgeorgokitsos View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog

what packages had you installed before things became awefull?