I just found .Xauthority in my home direcotry (/root). After removing it, startx still reports the same error.
on 11/28/2012 – Made popular on 11/28/2012
karol wrote:The important thing is you're running it in VirtualBox, right? https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Ar … lBox_GuestIIRC the hostname error is harmless.Woohoo! Works now. And thanks for mentioning the hostname error. It still happens but at least I can forget about it now.