XF86 and KDE 3

Alin Chipaila alin at miv.directnet.ro
Sat Sep 7 08:58:50 PDT 2002


Thanks, 
 
Thanks to your informations, I have been able to find the problem !!! Thanks 
again ! 
 
Alin 
 
James Drabb <JDrabb at cfl.rr.com> a dit : 
 
> On Sat, 7 Sep 2002 13:08:13 -0000 
> "Alin Chipaila" <alin at miv.directnet.ro> wrote: 
>  
> > I have already done that, but nothing happens. It seems that my 
> > Xserver doesn't load anything, but the gray screen... Must I recompile 
> > it again ? 
> >  
> > Thanks. 
> > Alin 
> >  
> > Ainsley Pereira <marble at linuxfromscratch.org> a dit : 
> >  
> > > On Saturday 07 September 2002 11:51, Alin Chipaila wrote: 
> > > > I have installed on my lfs the XF 86, version 4.2.0, but when i 
> > > > run startx(wich is a link to XFree86) all I get is a gray screen 
> > > > with no window,  
> > just 
> > > > my mouse that I can move. I get no errors while loading. I have 
> > > > also installed KDE 3.0.3 and I would like to knoh how do I tell 
> > > > the XFree86 program that I want him to load this desktop ? 
> > >  
> > > Make a ~/.xinitrc with: 
> > >  
> > > exec startkde 
> > >  
> > > in it. (Make sure kde is in your path) 
> > >  
> > > ~a. 
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>  
> What do you get for output from these commands: 
>  
> type -p startx 
> type -p startkde 
>  
> ls -l ~/.xinitrc 
>  
> Doing "head -25 /usr/X11R6/bin/startx" you should see a line like: 
>  
> userclientrc=$HOME/.xinitrc 
>  
> Does your startx script have the userclientrc=$HOME/.xinitrc line? 
> Does "echo $HOME" point to your real home directory? 
>  
> This is what I have in my ~/.xinitrc file 
>  
> #! /bin/bash 
>  
> bkg="-solid #C0C0C0" 
> /usr/X11R6/bin/xsetroot -cursor_name left_ptr $bkg 
> #exec startkde 
> exec gnome-session --enable-sound 
>  
>  
> Jim Drabb 
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