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Kisok mode issues

Thu Jul 19, 2018 6:50 pm


Hoping someone can help.

I've followed the tutorial to set up a pi for kiosk mode in our office, I've flashed the memory card to use lite as we only have a Pi v1 and its a bit slow running the full GUI.

When I try to run

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startx -- -nocursor
I keep hitting errors.

Any suggestions?

Output below!


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X.Org X Server 1.19.2
Release Date: 2017-03-02
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: Linux 4.9.41-v7+ armv7l Raspbian
Current Operating System: Linux raspberrypi 4.14.52+ #1123 Wed Jun 27 17:05:32 BST 2018 armv6l
Kernel command line: bcm2708_fb.fbwidth=1366 bcm2708_fb.fbheight=768 bcm2708_fb.fbswap=1 vc_mem.mem_base=0x1ec00000 vc_mem.mem_size=0x20000000  dwc_otg.lpm_enable=0 console=ttyAMA0,115200 console=tty1 root=PARTUUID=c938be19-02 rootfstype=ext4 elevator=deadline rootwait
Build Date: 18 October 2017  04:55:30PM
xorg-server 2:1.19.2-1+rpt1+deb9u2 ( 
Current version of pixman: 0.34.0
	Before reporting problems, check
	to make sure that you have the latest version.
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
	(++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
	(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/home/pi/.local/share/xorg/Xorg.0.log", Time: Thu Jul 19 18:46:30 2018
(==) Using system config directory "/usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d"
Fatal server error:
(EE) parse_vt_settings: Cannot open /dev/tty0 (Permission denied)
Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support 
 for help. 
(EE) Please also check the log file at "/home/pi/.local/share/xorg/Xorg.0.log" for additional information.
(EE) Server terminated with error (1). Closing log file.
xinit: giving up
xinit: unable to connect to X server: Connection refused
xinit: server error
Couldn't get a file descriptor referring to the console

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