Xorg error

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Fri Aug 19 13:58:02 GMT 2005

Dmitry Mityugov <dmitry.mityugov at gmail.com> writes:

> On 8/19/05, Brian <socomseal989 at cox.net> wrote:
> > I have the Xorg x window system on a freebsd box, and it has been working for a while. One time i remotely (through ssh) rebooted the computer while apparently the x window system was up. After the reboot i get an error when using startx, which says, "xf86EnableIO: Failed to open /dev/io for extended I/O
> > 
> > X connection to :0:0. broken (explicit kill or server shutdown).
> > xauth: (argv):1:1: bad display name "freebsd.local:0 [that computers host.domain] in "remove" command. the logfiles in an attachment. I tried rebuilding the kernel, making sure device io was in there, but that didn't work. any help appreciated.
> Any references to securelevel in rc.conf?

And can that machine resolve its FQDN?

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