eoghan freebsd at redry.net
Tue Apr 18 20:22:34 UTC 2006

albi wrote:
> On Tue, 18 Apr 2006 21:03:00 +0100
> eoghan <freebsd at redry.net> wrote:
>> x just quit itself after about 3 mins (too impatient!)...
>> the error is:
>> /usr/X11R6/bin/xinit: Server error.
>> /usr/X11R6/bin/xauth: error in locking authority
>> file /home/ej/.Xauthority This was working fine, but just today it
>> has stopped working. Only thing i have installed since was sudo.
>> sudo startx works, but loads the root session, i would prefer my
>> own... Any ideas?
> rm -rf ~/.Xauthority
> and try starting X again

Thanks tried that but:

vncext:	VNC extension running!
vncext:	Listening for VNC connection on port 5900
vncext:	created VNC server for screen 0
error opening security policy file /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xserver/SecurityPoily

** (gnome-session:1004): WARNING **: Unable to read ICE authority file: 

waiting for X server yo shut down FreeFontPath: FPE 
"/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/" refcount is 2, should be 1; fixing

Do i need to remove .ICEauthority too?

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