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Do you have your internet connection at this point? I use Fedora 16, and checked /etc/permissions.local file, but there was not. So with that in mind I'd say "Yes" its pretty important. 01-05-2009,03:20 PM #5 The MoD View Profile View Forum Posts Just burned his ISO Join Date Sep 2008 Posts 12 Why don't you install the nvidia proprietary driver? her latest blog

Remember outside the chroot in a crosh shell we need to use sudo startxiwi, however inside a chroot you mustn't use sudo just startxiwi. 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 but just get a blank screen... 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...

Glad problem is solved. Quote: Originally Posted by scybord well i tried to get it all squared away today but ended up messing everything up. Hours of google searching hasn't helped much, but here is a link to a page that describes a problem as similar to mine as I could find: http://forum.tinycorelinux.net/index.php?topic=195.0It mentions this: BTW, xinit: giving up xinit: unable to connect to X server: Connection refused xinit: server error ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- xinit failed. /usr/bin/Xorg is not setuid, maybe that's the reason?

Search this Thread 05-25-2008, 04:29 PM #1 scybord LQ Newbie Registered: May 2007 Posts: 12 Rep: X11 Royally screwed up permissions. Maybe you should tell others what you did, so others can avoid making the same mistake. Graphics mode is still mot working for me... -.- Oh well. http://www.backtrack-linux.org/forums/showthread.php?t=15555 I can't ssh into the computer, or ping it...

If the error message changes at all, post it. KissellFebruary 23rd, 2012, 11:10 PMI tried purging xorg using these commands, but it made no difference. You might have another problem though. sunfromhereFebruary 23rd, 2012, 11:44 PMAdd it to daemons? :confused: KissellFebruary 24th, 2012, 12:06 AMweird problems...

ptafflogic Linux - Security 4 10-31-2004 04:28 PM File permissions and ownership all screwed up Haiyadragon Linux - General 6 09-20-2004 02:09 PM I screwed up royally with Gnome help Craneology http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/slackware-14/x11-royally-screwed-up-permissions-can't-startx-644691/ to override those messages about the previous driver being installed... Can't startx User Name Remember Me? appears to actually have killed more than the display...

Terms Privacy Security Status Help You can't perform that action at this time. his comment is here Type the following (but note that there is ALWAYS the possibility of screwing up your system doing this): Code: # upgradepkg --reinstall /packages/slackware/x/*.tgz After that completes, type `telinit 3` and then 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 Personal Open source Business Explore Sign up Sign in Pricing Blog Support Search GitHub This repository Watch 348 Star 4,825 Fork 634 dnschneid/crouton Code Issues 424 Pull requests 11 Projects

You can back-up entire /home folder. You need to describe everything if you want to solve this problem. Thanks in advance. this contact form I seems related to /tmp for me though.

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xinit: Connection refused (errno 111): unable to connect to X server xinit: No such process (errno 3): Server error. I CAN log in as root via startx, so it must be a permissions thing, but not sure what. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search Tags Search LQ Wiki Search Tutorials/Articles Search

Reply With Quote 16-Jun-2011,03:23 #4 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 Originally Results 1 to 8 of 8 Thread: x server start fails Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-move/cannot-move-old-log-file-xorg-0-log.html I was coming back with the "unable to connect to X server" error.

Results 1 to 10 of 10 Thread: 'startx' doesn't work for others than root Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Join 1,061 other followers Disclaimer & Privacy [Disclaimer] All content provided on this Travelling Linux blog is for informational purposes only. 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

Maybe there is a way I can just reset this to the defaults? bash: fortune: command not found - how to solveit BackTrack 3 Final has beenReleased Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. %d bloggers like this: BackTrack Linux - Penetration Testing but I can switch to a login with CTRL-ALT-F1 and now I can start X as my normal user. 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?

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