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Author: KatolaZ
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Quirks with Xorg and ASCII (startx and transparency)
On Sun, Mar 10, 2019 at 11:42:48AM +0000, Ognen B via Dng wrote:
> Hi all,
> So, I have just upgraded my machine from Jessie to Ascii, and I am having
> some issues. Specifically:
> 1. startx as non-root user no longer works. Now I keep getting "permission
> denied" for X when it attempts to start.
> This isn't completely surprising, as I read the upgrade notes, and it said
> that there have been some changes to xorg, and to get the old behaviour you
> need "xserver-xorg-legacy" installed.
> However I have that package installed, but it still doesn't work. What do I
> need to do to get this working again?

Hi Ognen,

please read through the ASCII Release notes:


The relevant section is "Starting X from a terminal". You should add a
line in Xwrapper.config for that to work.



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