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Re: [SLE] kicked out of graphical boot mode
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 04 Feb 2005 08:09:20 -0500
  • Message-id: <1107522560.4158.1.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2005-02-04 at 07:56, devosc wrote:
> I ran the /etc/rc.d/xdm start and it just said 'done'.
>
> I didn't make any changes within the system *immediately* prior to
> this problem... even then at most all I have doen is just perform
> online updates... and its been at least a week since I did the last
> online update....
>
> my cmd line usage isn't great: but after more ...XFree86.0.log
>
> it says -XSERVTransSocketUNIXCreateListener: mkdir(/tmp/.X11-unix)
> failed, errno = 13
> _XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: failed to create listener for local
>
> Fatal server error:
> Cannot establish any listening sockets - Make sure an X server isn't
> already running
>
> .... I'm not sure where or even how to report the full server output ?
>
> What would happen if I ran the install disks again? could it be repaired... ?
>
> G.

More info is needed. What version of SuSE are you using, what graphics
card are you using?

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Ken Schneider
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