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Old 11-21-2009, 02:55 AM   #1
satishmali1983
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Not able to start GUI mode


Hello,

I am using Mandriva linux 2008.0
There is problem with my x-server

Error : /usr/bin/xauth: error while loading shared libraries: libXdmcp.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I am not able to see GUI

Please help to sort out this issue
 
Old 11-21-2009, 04:30 AM   #2
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1) su
2) urpmi.update -a
3) urpmi libxdmcp6
.. will install the missing library.

http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Tools/urpmi
http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Tools/urpmi#urpmi.update
.....
But this is odd, unless you said no to all graphical
( no Desktop ( Gnome or KDE)), it should already be
present.
.....

Last edited by knudfl; 11-21-2009 at 04:33 AM.
 
  


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