Bug#849342: [xrdp] xrdp-sesman: Fails to start Xorg

Dominik George nik at naturalnet.de
Mon Jan 2 20:35:37 UTC 2017


> Oh, I just needed "exec 2> .local/share/xorg/xorg.err.log" in the already
> present /usr/bin/Xorg wrapper. OK. So now I get:
> synrg at lear:~$ cat .local/share/xorg/xorg.err.log
> /usr/lib/xorg/Xorg.wrap: Only console users are allowed to run the X server

This looks like you have xserver-xorg-legacy installed.

Do you need it? If not, remove it.

If you need it, then something tells me that it needs Xorg suid root…

I think the issue is somewhere in between there and it manifested itself
after authentication on the X server was re-enabled.


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