After a recent upgrade in my Arch Linux x64 system, I keep getting this warning message after installing or removing packages with
(gconftool-2:5207): GConf-WARNING **: Client failed to connect to the D-BUS daemon: /usr/bin/dbus-launch terminated abnormally with the following error: No protocol specified Autolaunch error: X11 initialization failed.
So, far I have not seen any ill effects from this (that I know of), but I would like to make this warning go away.
I can consistently reproduce this by installing or uninstalling GNOME Do. Both of the following commands result in the output above.
$ sudo pacman -S gnome-do $ sudo pacman -Rns gnome-do
xhost + seems to temporarily alleviate the warning (at least until I reboot). I can run
xhost - and the warning returns.
This problem went away after a few upgrades (i.e.