x crashed

Ion-Mihai Tetcu itetcu at apropo.ro
Thu Jan 15 08:14:58 PST 2004

On Thu, 15 Jan 2004 09:46:29 -0200
jason <jason at ec.rr.com> wrote:

> marlon corleone wrote:
> > after installing 5.2-RELEASE, startx crashed with this error, someone 
> > that i should change the securelevel to '-1' well i did changed it but 
> > same error message i also tried sysctl kern.secureleve="-1" as root 
> > but the message is operation not permitted


It should work with 0 to, AFAIR. You cannot decrease  securlevel, only
raise it using sysctl.

Put somethis like  kern_securelevel_enable="NO" in /etc/rc.conf and

> Don't mess with sercure level, that sounds like a linux thing to me.  

Why ?

> Weahter it is or not you should not need to do it.

Again why ?

> Did you check to see if /dev/io is there?

Since FreeBSD 1.0 :)

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