gdm[3465]: Error reinitilizing server

Vu Pham vu
Mon Mar 5 07:27:09 PST 2007

On Mon, 2007-03-05 at 00:25 -0600, Vu Pham wrote:
> After running the update yesterday noon, I cannot run the remote X apps
> on my system ( Suse 10.2 ) any more. ( it worked fine before the
> update ).  netstat -tln shows no listenning on port
> 6000. /var/log/messages shows  gdm[3465]: Error reinitilizing server.

Solved it. Change the setting in /etc/sysconfig/displaymanager fixed the

I know there are warnings about security of using port 6000 but I don't
know why suddenly OpenSuse decides to close it now and not earlier.


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