How can I make it so that my SSH session does not stop after I type in
startx? I am using a Mac to connect.
Background and Replication
I have had a great time figuring out the many intricate workings of SSH and the raspberry pi. One issue that keeps on bugging me is what I like to call the
To replicate the issue, open terminal on a machine other than your pi and connect via
Now that you are connected, type
startx. The terminal should respond with a bunch of globity gloop. Here is the exact error message that I get on my Mac.
X.Org X Server 1.12.4 Release Date: 2012-08-27 X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 Build Operating System: Linux 3.2.0-2-mx5 armv7l Debian Current Operating System: Linux raspberrypi 3.6.11+ #371 PREEMPT Thu Feb 7 16:31:35 GMT 2013 armv6l Kernel command line: dma.dmachans=0x7f35 bcm2708_fb.fbwidth=1824 bcm2708_fb.fbheight=984 bcm2708.boardrev=0xf bcm2708.serial=0x2e2b9441 smsc95xx.macaddr=B8:27:EB:2B:94:41 sdhci-bcm2708.emmc_clock_freq=100000000 vc_mem.mem_base=0x1ec00000 vc_mem.mem_size=0x20000000 dwc_otg.lpm_enable=0 console=ttyAMA0,115200 kgdboc=ttyAMA0,115200 console=tty1 root=/dev/mmcblk0p2 rootfstype=ext4 elevator=deadline rootwait Build Date: 10 December 2012 05:45:57AM xorg-server 2:1.12.4-4 (Julien Cristau <email@example.com>) Current version of pixman: 0.29.1 Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org 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: "/var/log/Xorg.1.log", Time: Sat Apr 6 00:21:55 2013 (==) Using system config directory "/usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d" The XKEYBOARD keymap compiler (xkbcomp) reports: > Warning: Multiple definitions of the FOUR_LEVEL_KEYPAD key type > Earlier definition ignored > Error: No Symbols named "mac" in the include file "macintosh_vndr/us" > Exiting > Abandoning symbols file "default"