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Bug #718

Starting X warnings could not update /.ICEauthority file, oi_148

Added by Andrey Sazonov over 8 years ago. Updated over 8 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
Desktop (JDS)
Target version:
-
Start date:
2011-02-09
Due date:
% Done:

0%

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Description

On booting gnome warnings (look at the picture):
"Could not update ICEAuthority file /home/user/.ICEauthority"
Running under Virtual Box installation, 574 Mb RAM.


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update_ICAuthority.JPG (56.9 KB) update_ICAuthority.JPG Andrey Sazonov, 2011-02-09 04:51 AM

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#1

Updated by Julian Wiesener over 8 years ago

  • Category set to Desktop (JDS)
  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Assignee set to Julian Wiesener

Hi,

this failure appreas, if the home of gdm is set to /, which was default on older installations of opensolaris. If you've updated from opensolaris (<132) you will need to change the home of gdm:

gdm:x:50:50:GDM Reserved UID:/var/lib/gdm:
drwxrwx--T 11 root gdm 17 Apr 22 22:48 /var/lib/gdm

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