Dapper FT2 install ok, X fails after updates re opening SecurityPolicy

Daniel Robitaille robitaille at gmail.com
Sat Dec 17 03:25:27 GMT 2005

> I installed Dapper FT2 amd64 on a Supermicro H8DCE nForce4, Opteron,
> nVidia 7800GT system last night.
> The install went fine and I was thrilled to see my Areca RAID controller
> (arcmsr) was recognized.
> I was also happy to see the install appeared to install/configure the
> nVidia driver.
> But... (there's always a but isn't there?)
> After I applied the 120+ updates the X start up ends with a message about
> "error opening security policy file: /usr/lib/xserver/SecurityPolicy"
> although the files is there.
> Is this a known problem?
> Is there (will there be) a known solution?
> What additional information can I supply?
> Thanks
> R.Parr, RHCE, Temporal Arts
> P.S. Is this the proper forum for this kind of Dapper question or should
> they be posted on user list?

That type of question should be posted on the user-list.  If you think
it is  bug (and it really look that way), file a bug report on
http://bugzilla.ubuntu.com (after checking that there isn't already
one about this problem)

Daniel Robitaille

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