Subject: Re: Installing X
To: Markus Illenseer <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: amiga
Date: 09/12/1994 16:08:38
> > Fatal server error:
> > no screens found
> > AmigaChangekbdTranslation: Can't open keyboard: no such file or directory
> > x connection to :0.0 broken(explicit kill or server error)
>  I have the feeling that your system lacks of /dev/kbd and of /dev/view*

Not necessarily. In the current X11R6-packages, the X-server is not made
setuid-root, which will give problems if you startx as non-root. To fix it:

chown root /usr/X11R6/bin/Xamiga
chmod 4755 /usr/X11R6/bin/Xamiga

>  Remove the line for ttye1 in /etc/ttys - and read the man page of getty once
> in a lifetime :-)

Better way is to set ttye1 to "off" instead of commenting it out. :)


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