now this happened to me for the third time or so:
My X hung and I opened a VT and killed the X-session. Since I boot into
runlevel 5, it should respawn the X. Usually this works. but every now
and then, it does not and there is no X anymore.
Now I can certainly startx buy hand, but I could not figure out how to
set up the xdm so that it respawns when X is exited (ie when I log out
of my x-session).
I remember that ps x showed x running something like "X --auth something
who knows the correct syntax (the one that's called from the
start-scripts when booting into runlevel 5) to hand-start the