fatal server error when trying to start xserver via: startx
Posted on 2002-06-20
I'm running redhat 7.2. My machine has been running
on a local network and running fine. I now need this
machine to run independent of the network. When I take out
my ethernet connection and reboot, I get an error message
when trying to start the xserver via: startx from the command line.
It gives me a message:
XSERVTransSocketINETCreateListener: ...SocketCreateListener( ) failed
XSERVTransMakeAllCOTServerListeners: server already running
Fatal server error:
Cannot establish any listening sockets- Make sure an X server isn't already running.
I don't understand why and what i need to do?