toxine View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by toxine 05-12-2010, 04:38 PM #4 acid_kewpie Moderator Registered: Jun 2001 Location: UK share|improve this answer answered Jul 15 '14 at 15:13 David Ramirez 12 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote I also had this problem with Solaris 10 and found that gnome-session error: "WARNING" cannot open display" try Code: sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg Don't waste your energy trying to change opinions ... gnome-session will still give me the same error.And finally only if I add exec gnome-session to my ~/.xinitrc gnome will open through startx. navigate to this website
If so, post it. I'm not super sure why it's required for some apps and not others, and I don't have a clue why it would be doing it for gparted of all things. Top TrevorH Forum Moderator Posts: 17097 Joined: 2009/09/24 10:40:56 Location: Brighton, UK Re: Cannot open display - gedit - from SSH login Quote Postby TrevorH » 2015/09/24 18:11:38 Do you have See the updated question above. –John Manak Apr 18 '13 at 8:58 | show 4 more comments 3 Answers 3 active oldest votes up vote 221 down vote accepted I have
propofol View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by propofol 04-03-2012, 10:26 PM #10 newbiesforever Senior Member Registered: Apr 2006 Posts: You can also simply drop me a line to say hello!. Instead of a Gnome login screen, I just get a text login prompt on tt1. Apr 26 '15 at 16:50 @A.B.
Enable X11 forwarding While doing ssh use the option -X to enable X11 forwarding. $ ssh [email protected] -X Enable trusted X11 forwarding, by using the -Y option, $ ssh [email protected] -Y gnome-session error: "WARNING" cannot open display" No luck with that, either, I'm afraid. Use the FAQ Luke Top Narain Posts: 4 Joined: 2015/09/24 16:51:59 Re: Cannot open display - gedit - from SSH login Quote Postby Narain » 2015/09/25 08:34:02 Hi Trevor and toracat,Thanks Gtk Warning Cannot Open Display Raspberry Pi We should activate the ctrl+alt+f2 when the virtual machine gets control.
share|improve this answer answered Jun 29 '12 at 20:44 spinup 28426 This worked for me. Gtk Warning Cannot Open Display Ubuntu And did you reboot the VM after editing DAEMONS? newbiesforever View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by newbiesforever 04-04-2012, 05:42 AM #11 anticapitalista Member Registered: May 2005 Location: Greece I've been tinkering with a lot of things, but not recently.
Vent kitchen hood vent to roof turbine vent? Gtk Warning * * Cannot Open Display Git DISPLAY was correct. Find More Posts by fruttenboel 05-12-2010, 07:49 PM #8 toxine LQ Newbie Registered: May 2010 Posts: 9 Original Poster Rep: Quote: Originally Posted by fruttenboel The problem is caused Allow clients to connect from any host using xhost+ Execute the following command to disable the access control, by which you can allow clients to connect from any host. $ xhost
Boss sends a birthday message. DistroUbuntu Development Release Re: Gnome won't start. Gtk Warning Cannot Open Display Ssh Offline #12 2009-07-13 01:45:15 beatbreaker Member Registered: 2009-07-13 Posts: 46 Re: Gnome-session cannot open display I'll second that, the Wiki is out of date, i've been trying to get into Gnome Gtk Warning Cannot Open Display Gedit Actually, the resolution of "localhost" wasn't!
Made /etc/hosts readable by all, and it worked fine. –Daniel Mar 6 at 2:00 add a comment| up vote 6 down vote I had this problem with my CentOS KVM server, useful reference But if I ssh -Y into my Ubuntu 11.04 machine, gedit .bashrc works. Last edited by perbh (2009-06-03 13:22:42) Offline #8 2009-06-03 13:23:53 milasch Member From: Toronto, ON Registered: 2009-05-21 Posts: 100 Re: Gnome-session cannot open display perbh wrote:Hmmm - something might be grabbing It's probably a GNOME problem. Xhost: Unable To Open Display ":0"
I should clarify that this is not via ssh. Last edited by MTK358; 01-16-2011 at 09:21 AM. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. http://ibuildsystem.com/open-display/ubuntu-gnome-session-warning-cannot-open-display.php I'm not using a vnc, whatever that is, but I have had the same problem in my distro (antiX, with heavy modifications), when trying to sudo synaptic and at least one
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CentOS 5 dies in March 2017 - migrate soon!Full time Geek, part time moderator. CentOS 5 dies in March 2017 - migrate soon!Full time Geek, part time moderator. Reply With Quote 23-Jan-2011,06:56 #2 glistwan View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Wise Penguin Join Date Sep 2010 Location Poland Posts 1,955 Re: Using gedit as root: Gtk Warning * * Cannot Open Display Centos Why does antiX not let me sudo like I did on MEPIS?
above lines I have typed sunils1973 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by sunils1973 Page 1 of 2 1 2 I'll try later to get it working and report back http://sites.google.com/site/recoveryusb/ Offline #13 2009-11-01 18:01:01 herzen Member From: Pennsylvania, US Registered: 2009-10-28 Posts: 38 Re: Gnome-session cannot open display benmorgan wrote:running Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search Tags Search LQ Wiki Search Tutorials/Articles Search get redirected here Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free.
Furniture name for waist-high floor-sitting shelf cabinet thing Build me a brick wall! Make sure to use +localhost and not simply +, as it's more secure to just allow connections from localhost than from anywhere. Note: Of the above solutions, I actually didn't try upgrading to the 1.8 branch of git share|improve this answer answered Sep 13 at 20:05 johnsimer 637 add a comment| Your Answer Not the answer you're looking for?
CentOS 5 dies in March 2017 - migrate soon!Full time Geek, part time moderator. I was getting similar error when trying to clone from bitbucket to linux machine. –Blesson Jose Feb 11 at 0:57 Just wanted to add that it was this script Offline #10 2009-06-03 14:56:13 benmorgan Member From: Germany Registered: 2006-07-28 Posts: 67 Re: Gnome-session cannot open display (In case you want it to automatically start up gnome-session for you, you can Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New to Ubuntu [ubuntu] Gnome won't start.
Use ssh -X instead. Try again?" I have done xhost+ & also set the DISPLAY env variable. $ echo $DISPLAY 10.217.108.64:0.0 Help me how to enable the remote administration for AIX machine. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian [SOLVED] Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: :0.0 User Name Remember Me?
CentOS Forum FAQ Top TrevorH Forum Moderator Posts: 17097 Joined: 2009/09/24 10:40:56 Location: Brighton, UK Re: Cannot open display - gedit - from SSH login Quote Postby TrevorH » 2015/09/24 23:15:54 glib? I am not running this through SSH or VNC. or just ForwardX11 in /etc/ssh/ssh_config, then run $ ssh [email protected] -Y, to enable trusted X11 forwarding, don't know the exact cause but I'm guessing with -X some features expire after some
The 127.0.0.1 entry pointing to the actual hostname is necessary; in fact the order seems to be also relevant (put last & it won't work...) [[email protected] /etc]$ cat hosts # Do Any ideas what the cause of this could be? –d_inevitable Apr 27 '15 at 22:21 Yes, it's a security feature of X. The command gnome-session is used to start gnome, but it won't start X - so if you try running gnome-session without a running X-server, it will fail.