Subject: Re: Weird xauth problem
To: None <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/13/2004 11:00:59
Thor Lancelot Simon <> writes:

> When I start firefox-gtk2 I get this:
>     $ firefox-gtk2
>     Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
>     Xlib: XDM authorization key matches an existing client!
>     (firefox-bin:371): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display:  

All on local disk? I've had problems like this a few times with
.Xauthority files from the wrong machines when NFS homedirs are
involved, or that were inappropriately copied during a system backup.

        - Nathan