startxwin/XWin won't start properly

Markus Hoenicka
Tue Jun 29 14:55:00 GMT 2010

"Bradley, Mike" <> was heard to say:

> Notice the value of $DISPLAY above, which does not match whats in  
> XWin.0.log (it has :0.0).  No idea how/why that happens. 

$DISPLAY is empty over here unless I manually set it. But then, I'm  
not sure if it has something to do with your problems, as points to the first display on localhost, which IMHO  
isn't all that wrong. What happens if you set $DISPLAY manually, e.g.  
to ":0.0". This always worked fine for me.


Markus Hoenicka
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