Starting X warnings could not update /.ICEauthority file, oi_148
On booting gnome warnings (look at the picture):
"Could not update ICEAuthority file /home/user/.ICEauthority"
Running under Virtual Box installation, 574 Mb RAM.
Updated by Julian Wiesener over 11 years ago
- Category set to Desktop (JDS)
- Status changed from New to Closed
- Assignee set to Julian Wiesener
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