fail to start X, unknown tag standard_session_servicedirs

Daniel Stone daniel at
Thu Nov 23 04:13:32 PST 2006

On Thu, Nov 23, 2006 at 01:01:26PM +0100, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> frederic heem wrote:
> >It means these programs are not robust and are fragile like crystal
> > glass. The xml configuration session.conf was well-formed but contained
> > a tag that was not recognized because it was added recently. In this
> > case, the daemon shall print a warning and shall not abort.
> >At the moment, it's too easy to screw up whole system.
> Yes, it's very easy to do that. All you have to do is write a weird option 
> in your xorg.conf...

Xorg will ignore unrecognised options.  Bad syntax can kill it, but you
have to be trying.
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