> Hi ! guys a just installed linuxPPC 1999. It's a reinstall on a brand
> new quantum fireball 15gig ls.
> So I did a full install. Everythings went alright but a can't get
> Xwindow to serve me.
> As I login as root, didn't try any other user login'in - anyway - I got
> this message :
> execue failed for /etc/X11/X (errno 2)
> can't connect : errno=111
> giving up
> xinit : Connection refused (errno 111)
> unable to connect to X Server
> xinit : No such process (errno3):
> Server error
> end of messages.
> Have any clue?
> I haven't changed anything so far execpt :
> last line of inittab :
> "x:5:respawn:/usr/bin/X11/xdm -nodaemon"
> config the PREF in Xclients :
> I wrote for GNOME "gnome-session"
> changed the mod for 755
> X starts at runlevel 5
is X? After reading these groups, doesn't anybody every LEARN
that getting X is akin to a black art? And you ONLY get X running
after you tested it out? You do NOT install and have X as you login
process. You login at a tty 0 (say /dev/tty1) and then you stry
'startx'. And from there, you get yourself into trouble. Anything
else shows either great faith, or stupity. I am NOT picking you. Your
append was just a classic. BTW - I make NO pretense to being able to
solve your problem. But I certainly know how to NOT get into that
problem in the first place. So, try at the lilo prompt, "linux single"
and fix your /etc/inittab to so you come up to run level 3. Then play
games with X. Never*around with X at a sensitive, crucial time like