This question is about executing
/usr/bin/Xorg directly on Ubuntu 14.04.
And I know there exists Xdummy, but I couldn't make the dummy driver work properly with the nvidia GPU so it's not an option.
I copied the system-wide
/usr/lib/xorg/modules, and modified them a little bit. (Specified
ModulePath in my
Running the following command as root works fine:
Xorg -noreset +extension GLX +extension RANDR +extension RENDER -logfile ./16.log -config ./xorg.conf :16
But if I do that as a non-root user (the log file permission is OK), this error occurs:
(EE) Fatal server error: (EE) xf86OpenConsole: Cannot open virtual console 9 (Permission denied) (EE) (EE) Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support at http://wiki.x.org for help. (EE) Please also check the log file at "./16.log" for additional information. (EE) (EE) Server terminated with error (1). Closing log file.
Could you please help me to run Xorg without sudo??