Bug 1296392 - graphical access broken, not even startx works
graphical access broken, not even startx works
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-xinit (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity high
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Assigned To: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-01-07 00:20 EST by Doug Maxey
Modified: 2016-01-11 11:43 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-01-11 11:43:05 EST
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latest Xorg.9.log (30.70 KB, text/plain)
2016-01-07 00:20 EST, Doug Maxey
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Description Doug Maxey 2016-01-07 00:20:16 EST
Created attachment 1112349 [details]
latest Xorg.9.log

Description of problem:
startx stopped working after fedup from f21 on Dec 24, and the reboot today.  Was working from 2015-12-24 until last previous reboot on 2016-01-02.

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Actual results:
xserver appears to be starting, then after a few seconds just exits.

Expected results:
running X11 session

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01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RV620 GL [FirePro V3700]

Why do I use startx?  hehe.  gdm et al stopped working for me circa f19.  and the non-working login has never been a real big issue as I could always do 'startx'.  until today.
Comment 1 Doug Maxey 2016-01-11 11:43:05 EST
yup.  Once again, something in .profile upsets the startx.

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