[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD 7 Alpha 02082008

Yvan Martin navyn5 at shaw.ca
Mon Aug 4 18:56:41 PDT 2008

On Monday 04 August 2008 04:32:09 pm Thiago Rodrigues Santos 
> On Mon, Aug 4, 2008 at 4:19 PM, Navy Nitram <navyn5 at shaw.ca> 
> > Hello,
> >
> > I downloaded and burned the DVD ISO and installed without any
> > apparent problems. I quickly found that the nv Video driver for X 
> > inadequate with my nVidia 7600GT (the semi-transparent Desktop
> > window was fully transparent except for the border and the object
> > icons only visible when the mouse cursor ran over them), but the
> > nVidia 173xxx driver works just fine.
> Same here. But I couldn't check if KDE on Linux has this problem too.
> > Another observed oddity is that on first boot, the taskbar widgets
> > (network status, scheduler and the check mark) besides the digital
> > clock are present, but they go away with the second boot However 
> > white underline is present where they should appear, using the 
> > oxygen theme. The underline starts small and stretches as the 
> > applications are probably loaded, but the icons never appear and
> > running the cursor where they should be does not do anything.
> This happens because of the Qt 4.4.1 upgrade. See
> http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=168007

I tried removing and re-adding the widgets. This works but only lasts 
for the current session. I am not sure how to downgrade to Qt 4.4.0. I 
have used linux package managers and the on from desktopBSD, but I 
am not familiar with doing this in PCBSD.

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