Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 134756
/etc/X11/xinit/Xclients script has syntax error - missing fi
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:51 EST
Description of problem:
On booting into X using startx, I see a syntax error message and it
does not go into X.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Fix is shown below
[root@hoho2 user1]# more /etc/X11/xinit/Xclients
# Copyright (C) 1999 - 2004 Red Hat, Inc. All rights reserved. This
# copyrighted material is made available to anyone wishing to use, modify,
# copy, or redistribute it subject to the terms and conditions of the
# GNU General Public License version 2.
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.
# check to see if the user has a preferred desktop
if [ -f /etc/sysconfig/desktop ]; then
if [ "$DESKTOP" = "GNOME" ]; then
elif [ "$DESKTOP" = "KDE" ]; then
fi <<<< THIS LINE IS MISSING
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 134673 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.