Oracle Linux 6: Graphical login/GUI utilities return error: Failed to get connection to session: /bin/dbus-launch terminated abnormally ...
(Doc ID 1596365.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
When attempting graphical login to an Oracle Linux 6 system, the following error is displayed:
Changes likely to result in the described errors include:
- missing dependent packages e.g. dbus-x11
- possible corruption of dbus-related files e.g. /usr/sbin/dbus-launch
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