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When I boot my Toshiba Tecra(nvidia) say no protocol specified(2x and ..) a lot of. Then appears the next message:

xinit: giving up xinit: unable to connect to X server: Resource temporarily unavailable

wainting for X server to shutdown ddxSigGiveUp: Closing log Server terminated successfully(0). Closing log file.

xinit: server error xauth: error in locking authority file /home/toshiba/.Xauthority

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Does this happen before or after you log on? –  Mitch Jul 20 '12 at 12:34

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I think i resolve my problem. I used this forum post. The commands were:

cd /home/machine
mv .Xauthority .Xauthority.old
touch .Xauthority
chown machine:machine .Xauthority
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Fixing Error in locking authority file .Xauthority

# cd /home/user
# ls -a -lh
# chown user:user .Xau*
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It would be helpful if you provide some explanations from the link.the link can go down any time –  Stormvirux Feb 26 '14 at 6:36

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