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Old 01-28-2005, 01:50 PM   #1
Vorik
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Registered: Jun 2004
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Error while trying to start a program on a local X session.


Hi all!

I'm running MythTV (frontend) on my Mandrake 10.1 box.

I'd like to have a script that launches another X session, with the configfile that makes my TV-out work. This should be at :4 or something.

Now, when I try the following:
Code:
X :4 -config xorg.conf.tv
it gives my just an X session, with no GUI whatsoever.

If I type this then:
Code:
export DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:4.0
mythfrontend
This gives the following error messages when I try to start ANYTHING at display :4

Code:
AUDIT: Fri Jan 28 20:35:45 2005: 5695 X: client 1 rejected from IP 127.0.0.1
Xlib: connection to "127.0.0.1:4.0" refused by server
Xlib: No protocol specified
I tried "xhost +", but to no avail.

Can anyone help me? I've been trying for days now...

Thanks in advance,
Vorik.
 
  


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