donny008 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 25 21:34:28 UTC 2008
On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 10:54 AM, Karl Larsen <k5di at zianet.com> wrote:
> Donny George wrote:
> > hello
> > i try to enter the command gdm from the text mode to go to the gnome
> > desktop(as i cant long in to the desktop in the normal way) but it just
> > returns a warning and says gdm is already running. aborting!
> > why is this so
> > can someone tell me
> > donny
> Here is what I get on Harty:
> karl at karl-hardy:~$ gdm
> gdm: WARNING: GDM file gdm-daemon-config.c: line 2033 (): Cannot
> run seteuid to 0: Operation not permitted
> GDM file gdm-daemon-config.c: line 2033 (): Cannot run seteuid to 0:
> Operation not permitted
> karl at karl-hardy:~$ sudo gdm
> [sudo] password for karl:
> gdm: WARNING: GDM already running. Aborting!
> GDM already running. Aborting!
> karl at karl-hardy:~$
> Doing it as root it says gdm is already running. I guess it is...
> Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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thats true and this is exactly the very same error that i am getting.
so would there be possibly a way to get my dear gnome back :)
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