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Re: [SLE] make xconfig question
I have never used xconfig to make a kernel, but I can only assume that
you can't connect to the x server because you tried to run it as su
instead of sux, which allows for super user x connections.

Try sux <enter>

See if that works for you
Hth


On Sun, 2002-04-07 at 01:02, PR wrote:
> Patrick Heffernan wrote:
> yes I am,
> I want to look if changes in my kernel would be worthwhile,
> so I downloaded a new source and I have to do make xconfig in
> /usr/src/linux
> if I do so I get this message
> piet
>
> >On Sun, 07 Apr 2002 10:42:09 +0200
> >PR <prooroa@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> >>Application initialization failed: couldn't connect to display ":0.0"
> >>message I get when running make xconfig,how is this solved?
> >>piet
> >>
> >
> >Are you running this under X windows?
> >
> >Cheers
> >Patrick
> >
> >---
> > ('._.-'Y'-._.') Patrick Heffernan -*- <skippy_au@xxxxxxxxx>
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> > '.-.'
> > \_/ Warwick * Queensland * Australia
> > Weird enough for government work.
> >
> >
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