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Old 03-24-2004, 01:49 PM   #1
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Connection to network interferes with xauthority?

Every time I connect to the network (eth0, using dhcp), I lose
permission to open displays:

$xdvi &
[1] 2996
$Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
Xlib: Invalid MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 key
Error: Can't open display: :0.0

[1]+ Exit 1 xdvi &

Without the network, everything in X works fine. I run redhat-9. I've tried several
window-managers, all show this behaviour. Does anyone know what's


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