You try to fix this by installing the nvidia drivers. 4. Without having to even know the X display, restart them all dammit, or report a list of them if more than one is found and have an option to choose one. gdb backtrace for cinnamon would be ideal. Can I give any additional info to help? navigate here
troubleshoot --> restarting cinnamon fixes it temporarily. You need to boot into either failsafe graphics mode or to the command line. Would need to empirically confirm that user B su'ed to user A can replace user A's cinnamon session. I tried doing this but when I type "service kdm stop" I get the message "kdm: unrecognized service" and the rest of the command doesn't work (Xorg:1 command not found etc) http://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/96672/unable-to-open-x-display-when-launching-cinnamon
That being the case I'd like to try eventually rolling it out to my family. And filed issue is, that cinnamon should in it's suite of tools a clean simple tool for restarting it from a tty, much like gritty-gitty's script (albeit ideally with some display Only after xorg.conf generated successfully should you copy it. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
In your xorg.conf you will see what driver Mint has selected for you. It is a common problem for a Linux installer to mismatches the driver because graphic card vendors do not supply the latest drivers to Linux (mainly to MS Windows) or make We went back to how we did things in the past here to fix this. Start Cinnamon From Command Line Solved: Start-up error....
The linked to askubuntu thread is full of that very suggestion and that's all good though lends the though your summary is a little flawed, and should perhaps read: export DISPLAY=:0; I think its a composting error. Thus you must be in root to edit it. In Mint you can prefix every command with "sudo" to claim root or just do it once with "sudo -i".
I then did the Kill x server keystroke. Arch Linux Startx Again thank you so much for your help... After edit and start X from the terminal you are still in root. Celeron M 350, 1.2GB RAM, 40GB HDD.
wakki, Jan 12, 2013 #9 saikee Joined: Jun 11, 2004 Messages: 3,782 The new xorg.conf does crazy thing like creating a configuration file assuming a user has 4 screens. https://github.com/linuxmint/Cinnamon/issues/4763 then I reconnected mine too & problem get solved. Unable To Open X Display Ubuntu We recommend upgrading to the latest Safari, Google Chrome, or Firefox. Cinnamon Display Manager Opens in fallback mode5How can I change the GTK engine on Cinnamon >= 2.0?1cinnamon crashes after installing nvidia driver4Why is the Scroll Lock key disabled in Cinnamon/Linux/Xorg?0Cinnamon DE - View all
The next time it happens il log on here and report what is in that file and what i was doing + anything else you need. check over here Remove mesa-libgl? GNOME_KEYRING_CONTROL=/tmp/keyring-Kh5KZP GNOME_KEYRING_CONTROL=/tmp/keyring-Kh5KZP GNOME_KEYRING_CONTROL=/tmp/keyring-Kh5KZP SSH_AUTH_SOCK=/tmp/keyring-Kh5KZP/ssh (polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:1599): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: cannot register existing type `_PolkitError' (polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:1599): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_once_init_leave: assertion `initialization_value != 0' failed ** Message: applet now removed from the notification area Unable ddxSigGiveUp: Closing log (nautilus:1602): GConf-CRITICAL **: gconf_value_free: assertion `value != NULL' failed (nautilus:1602): GConf-CRITICAL **: gconf_value_free: assertion `value != NULL' failed Nautilus-Share-Message: Called "net usershare info" but it failed: 'net usershare' Startx Command Not Found Arch
Reversing a variable's output Meaning of "with a hose-pipe on him" Should the sole user of a *nix system have two accounts? I tried different methods but none worked . wakki, Jan 10, 2013 #1 Sponsor saikee Joined: Jun 11, 2004 Messages: 3,782 This is a standard case of Linux Mint fails to match your graphic card. http://techkumar.com/unable-to/vmware-view-the-display-protocol-for-this-desktop-is-currently-not-available.html But that said, while this works fine for me in a Cinnamon terminal window from a tty it as described impossible to feel confident it is working and very likely it's
wakki, Jan 13, 2013 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Could Not Open X Display Where did you get the drivers from ? Originally Posted by matt_symes Hi So this was the timeline of events? 1.
How to Replace a Particular Field in a File Based on the Content of another Field? which it found. ;-). Adv Reply April 3rd, 2011 #4 Danial View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Just Give Me the Beans! Gtk Warning Cannot Open Display polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1: Fatal IO error 11 (Resource temporarily unavailable) on X server :0.0.
Thank you for your reply! bernd-wechner commented Oct 30, 2015 Thanks for the prompt reply. And they will probably, I do an many I ask do. http://techkumar.com/unable-to/unable-to-activate-windows-xp.html megz commented Apr 15, 2015 well certainly due to the steam client being as it is a big annoying block of non GTK it does seem to eventually incur it.
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