[svlug] users and x/gdm

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Wed Jan 1 16:15:08 PST 2003

On Tue, 31 Dec 2002 15:54:22 -0500 
George Georgalis <georgw at galis.org> wrote:

> (debian woody) I just finished walking remote hands through a not so
> simple x configuration. whew.

> now a user can 'startx' and use the session, but with gdm the session
> starts then immediately returns to the gdm login.

Make sure the permissions on /tmp are 777.

J C Lawrence                
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