I have a Debian Squeeze server installment, on which I have installed Gnome (because I wanted to be able to use Remote Desktop from Windows and develop directly on the server).
This is working, however, when I try to open up a Gnome Terminal I get the following error:
There was an error creating the child process for this terminal
I have search the web for an answer, and some places, people say it becuase the user is not in the
The user I log in with is
id, I get
uid=1002(mol) gid=33(www-data) groups=33(www-data),5(tty),1002(mol).
This user is in the
Other places on the web, people are saying it is because
/dev/pts isn't mounted, as suggests that you add the following to your
none /dev/pts devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0
This I have also added to my
mount gives me this output:
devpts on /dev/pts type devpts (rw,nosuid,noexec)
So this device is mounted.
This is were I, and the pages I have reached in my search, run out of ideas. What do I do?
xterm from the run applications window gives no error, but also no terminal.