Originally posted by AbsoluteMonkey
How do I view it? If it's 12Gb it will take some time to load yea?
Using a terminal or the console, easy way to view it and maybe just the last portion of the file so you don't load the whole thing would be to do this:
tail -50 .xsession-errors
That will print the last 50 lines in the file, might give you an idea of what is going on, etc.