/etc/hosts and system entries

Bill Crawford billcrawford1970 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 13:56:22 UTC 2007

On 28/09/2007, Alexander Boström <abo at kth.se> wrote:

> Nah, that's X or X usage that's broken then. DISPLAY should be ":X",
> nothing else. I mean, nowadays -nolisten tcp is the default anyway.

Running X from console login for a variety of reasons (e.g. can't run
gui config tools in a xterm opened using sudo -i, when I log in from

Changing the hostname can still crash the desktop. It may be a bug or
design fault in X, KDE or something else, but it still happens :)

However I don't know how plugging dsl in works with the latest F8
release because I have no internet connection at home and I'm not
risking my work desktop on f8t[n] because if I can't work, I can't
work ...

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