Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 8001
startx yealds "waiting for x server to shutdown
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:53 EDT
message "unable to lock ice authority file/.root/.ice authority"
message2 "waiting for x server to shutdown"
assign to xfree86
you must have some system configuration problem. We can't duplicate this here
nor has anyone else ever reported it. Such a common command would surely lead
tons of bug reports if it was a problem out of the box.