Subject: Re: Answer to Weird xauth problem with firefox & thunderbird
To: Art Lemasters <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hiroshi SAKURAI <email@example.com>
Date: 10/05/2005 13:09:58
On 10/5/05, Art Lemasters <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Firefox and thunderbird have been failing to start in new
> accounts with an error message like the following.
> Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
> Xlib: XDM authorization key matches an existing client!
I had the same problem on debian sarge.
I think you should do
$ xhost +
before launching firefox for the first time after installation.