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michi-monster
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 09, 2017 8:14 am    Post subject: Gnome cant start , evdev, systemd-logind error Reply with quote

I cant start Gnome. Fluxbox works.

Code:
michi@meridian-spa ~ $ less /var/log/Xorg.0.log | grep EE
   (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
[   150.367] (EE) systemd-logind: failed to get session: Failed to execute program org.freedesktop.login1: Permission denied
[   151.559] (EE) evdev: Logitech USB Receiver: Unable to query fd: Inappropriate ioctl for device
[   151.640] (EE) PreInit returned 2 for "Logitech USB Receiver"
[   151.864] (EE) evdev: Logitech USB Receiver: Unable to query fd: Inappropriate ioctl for device
[   151.940] (EE) PreInit returned 2 for "Logitech USB Receiver"


I dont know what say the message and dont get infos in the network. Please help.
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Shoaloak
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 13, 2017 12:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Since it says permission denied, im guessing your account ain't got the right privileges.
Can you start it as root?
Also, have you added your account to video and/or plugdev group(s)?
Code:
gpasswd -a michi plugdev (and/or) video

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