problem with nonroot user

William Hooper whooper "at" freeshell.org
Mon Jan 5 15:41:01 2004


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arib "at" hi.is said:
> I grabed the latest version for linux on realvnc.com.
>
> regards, arib
>>> xsetroot:  unable to open display 'localhost:2'
>>>
>>> Fatal server error:
>>> Could not create lock file in /tmp/.tX2-lock
>>   ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>>
>> Permissions issue?

No response?  What are permissions on /tmp?  Is there a .X2-lock file
already there (I assume your "t" is a typo)?

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William Hooper