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Re: [alpine-user] Cannot login to xfce4

From: Roland Senn <rsx_at_bluewin.ch>
Date: Fri, 23 Oct 2015 22:18:52 +0200

Yes, consolekit was and is installed!

Roland




Am Freitag, den 23.10.2015, 18:19 +0200 schrieb Natanael Copa:
> Hi,
>
> On Fri, 23 Oct 2015 17:23:50 +0200
> Roland Senn <rsx_at_bluewin.ch> wrote:
>
> > I installed Alpine linux from the alpine-3.2.3-x86_64.iso disk on a
> > virtual machine under qemu.
> >
> > I configured the machine with virt-manager. I had the following options
> > for the virtual display hardware: Cirrus, VGA, VMVGA, Xen and QLX. I
> > selected QLX, because I found and installed the xf86-video-qxl driver
> > package.
>
> Ok, this should be easy to reproduce, and I want this to work
> out-of-the box from qemu. I want fix this.
>
>
> > I installed Xorg and Xfce4 according to:
> > http://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/XFCE_Setup . I added a new file
> > ~/.xinitrc with a single line "exec startxfce4".
> >
> > When I start the graphical desktop with 'rc-service lxdm start' I get
> > the nice login screen of xfce4. I can enter my user name and my
> > password, but it just shows the login screen again. I don't see any
> > error message. Same behaviour, if I try to login with root.
> >
> > I looked at the /var/log/lxdm.log file (attached to this message),
> > googled some of the error messages, but didn't find anything usable.
>
> ...
>
> > ** Message: create ConsoleKit session fail
>
> Can you please check that consolekit is installed?
>
>
> -nc
>
>
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