Bug#765726: Peeling the Onion

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Mon Oct 20 01:05:39 UTC 2014

Control: tag -1 upstream

On 2014-10-20 01:58, Martin Gallant wrote:
> The reason it appeared I did not restart X after loading the updated
> module is the Xorg.1.log was a stale console from an older unrelated
> XDMCP client session.
> I cannot get the system to create a new Xorg.*.log when X is invoked via gdm3.
> I have no idea why that is - If I invoke X directly, the log file gets created.

that's weird ...

> To move forward, I have purged gdm3 and installed lightdm as a replacement.
> I still have the same startup issues this way, and the log does appear
> in /var/log
> I am enclosing it in the following entry.

That looks all right ... I see no errors and a display is created on the
two connected screen - have you tried to start it with only one display

Besides that, there is nothing more we can do here with the Debian
packaging - this seems to be an upstream problem.
See here how to proceed:


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