X failures if two users
Fri Jul 16 09:08:00 GMT 2004
On Fri, 16 Jul 2004 email@example.com wrote:
> If two people use the same machine, and the first starts X, the second
> person can't start X unless they have administrator rights.
> Cygwin sets /tmp to have mode drwxrwxrwt which means ordinary users
> can't remove /tmp/XWin.log if it's owned by someone else. So
> subsequent attempts to start X fail because it can't write the log file.
> My suggestion would be for X to create the file called
you can do this with the commanline switch -logfile "/tmp/XWin.log.$USER"
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