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Re: [SLUG] X crash/freeze
- To: David <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] X crash/freeze
- From: Graeme Merrall <graeme@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sun Jul 30 19:38:25 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Organization: Inetix E-Commerce
> A netscape window locked up, and when I tried to kill netscape off, the
> whole of my windowmaker/Xsession locked up. I killed windowmaker, but when
> I tried to reconnect to X again (startx) I get the messages below. I'm
> tempted to do a windows style re-boot.. but... does anyone have a better
> _FontTransSocketUNIXConnect: Can't connect: errno = 111
> failed to set default font path 'unix/:-1'
> Fatal server error:
> could not open default font 'fixed'
> ps_X11TransSocketUNIXConnect: Can't connect: errno = 111
> giving up.
> xinit: Connection refused (errno 111): unable to connect to X server
> xinit: No such process (errno 3): Server error.
Could be that xfs or whtever variant you are using has gone and done
something odd? Check your porcess list and see if xfs is lurking in
there and giver it a kick in the guts.