Cannot Start X: No ICE Sockets
alexander.toresson at gmail.com
Tue Oct 4 18:56:45 CEST 2005
On 10/4/05, Fabian Nowak <timystery at arcor.de> wrote:
> Am Dienstag, den 04.10.2005, 09:26 -0700 schrieb Rich Shepard:
> > This is something that just came up on a ThinkPad running Xfce-4.2.1: X
> > will not start because there are no ICE sockets found.
> > I've not before encountered this issue with xfce. What could be the cause
> > and how do I fix it?
> > TIA,
> > Rich
> see if you have write adminssion to
> ~/.ICEauthority, /tmp, /tmp/.xfsm-ICE*, /tmp/.ICE-unix
> using kuser with sudo sometimes resets the permissions.
Yep, and check your .xsession-errors. I've hade a similar problem
which I solved by deleting ~/.ICEauthority.
Regards, Alexander Toresson
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