Originally Posted by twobob
hmm. I also get
me@kindle:~$ sudo dpkg -i /root/matchbox-panel-2_0.9.3-8_armel.deb
I will flatten it and start again.
Where is that printed? I would guess that DISPLAY variable may be set incorrectly to :0 instead of :1 - it could try to run on Kindle's X server. But when starting it together with whole session I don't know how could that be possible...