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Old 04-06-2005, 08:09 AM   #1
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init respawing too fast


hi ..
When i logged into my system, the xserver did not start. i got an error.
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INIT: Id "x" respwaning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
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When i started Xserver by typing startx command, the same erroor persisits.
I tried telinit q
But it did not work.
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Old 04-07-2005, 07:56 AM   #2
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This will send you to init level 3:
/sbin/init 3 #NOTE: Requires root privileges
Now you can troubleshoot your X configuration problem.

When you fix X then do this (as root):
/sbin/init 5
 
  


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