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I'm very excited to get Xquartz working so that I can use Inkscape by way of Macports.
After installing Xquartz, I've been struggling to get it working. First I determined that the appropriate daemons were not running, so that was fixed after "switching them on" and restarting.
As it stands, these are running:
And $DISPLAY is this:
I have attached log output for investigation purposes.
Thank you. Looking forward to discussing.
I suggest you ask for support on the x11-users mailing list. My guess is that you've got a ~/.xinitrc file that is mucking things up.
(In reply to Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia from comment #1)
> I suggest you ask for support on the x11-users mailing list. My guess is
> that you've got a ~/.xinitrc file that is mucking things up.
My ~/.xinitrc exists, but it is empty. At any rate, I will try my question there instead.
Are you suggesting that there is no bug here, just user error?
If you hae an empty ~/.xinitrc, then this is behaving correctly. The server terminates when that script completes.