Slim, X and problems

Mauricio Faria de Oliveira mauricio.foliveira at
Tue Mar 3 22:58:11 UTC 2009

> For long time I've been using Slim, but it started to make more and more
> problematic. It doesn't start during system start :(.
Try adding commands to remove Slim lock files at /etc/rc.d/slim.
Depending on the way X exits, these files aren't removed/cleaned.
That worked for me. :-)

> I've also noted other nasty Crux behaviour recently. Slim does not start
> therefore, I have to start X from commandline. When I want to logout the
> system doesn't come back to text console, but screen stays black.
Does that occur when you don't start Slim (and it fails) also?

Best regards,

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