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Re: [Help] Emacs does not launch as normal user.

From: Leo Butler
Subject: Re: [Help] Emacs does not launch as normal user.
Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 10:47:01 -0600
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.3 (gnu/linux)

MysteriousSilver via Users list for the GNU Emacs text editor
<> writes:

> Emacs displays an error message and closes when I launch it from
> terminal. I'm running Arch GNU/Linux and have installed emacs from the
> official pacman repository. Is this a normal thing and if no, how do I
> fix it? ('sudo emacs' runs fine)
> Error Message:
> Thanks in advance.

That is a standard way to run emacs. What happens when you do

emacs -nw

in the terminal?

Also, if you start emacs like so:

strace emacs 2> emacs.trace

that will give a better idea of what is going wrong.


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