weston-launch: "fatal: failed to create compositor"

christophe.jarry at ouvaton.org christophe.jarry at ouvaton.org
Sat Sep 21 21:02:04 PDT 2013


I have built Wayland according to the instructions available on
http://wayland.freedesktop.org/building.html. Then, as a normal user (member of the group
weston-launch), I do:


I obtain these errors:

[18:26:39.128] couldn't open /dev/dri/card0, skipping
[18:26:39.128] failed to initialize kms
[18:26:39.128] failed to drop master: Permission denied
[18:26:39.280] fatal: failed to create compositor

What is the problem and how may I fix it?



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