[PC-BSD Testing] R.I.P. KDE or Interface Effects with SIS

Bill Leeper protagonist at charter.net
Mon Sep 15 07:21:56 PDT 2008


I am having trouble locating a DL of the final. Anyone have a link?

On Sep 15, 2008, at 5:59 AM, Kris Moore wrote:

> flat.rose wrote:
>> Since now I can run kde4 but on startup I get few errors like  
>> "couldn't
>> launch desktop:/ protocol" and "Couldnt find systray icon". No kwin  
>> working
>> for apps, no icons and no text in plasma. Have no idea what's the  
>> problem is
>> now. =\
>>
>> On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 12:39 PM, flat. rose <flat.rose at gmail.com>  
>> wrote:
>>
>>> The only thing that pulled me away from using fluxbox was rmdir  
>>> ~/.kde4;
>>> Now when I open System Settings -> Appearance, I can not see any  
>>> Icons tab
>>> (also there're no icons at all in my system now), then I can't see  
>>> the
>>> "Special Effects" menu - there's nothing available in  
>>> systemsettings. Icons
>>> were gone even before crash - after enabling those effects they  
>>> slightly
>>> `faded off my system` (firstable all icons has turned into low-res  
>>> crystal
>>> style, then they were gone at all). Well, it almost works I  
>>> think... enought
>>> to keep waiting for the final release of Fibonacci and reinstall  
>>> my system
>>> then. Thanks for help, DragonFlier!
>>>
>
> Well, the 7-final is available now on some of our mirrors. You can  
> grab
> it and re-install if you like. But for the record, if you run into  
> this
> kind of problem again, don't remove all of .kde4, rather just do this:
>
>
> # cd ~/.kde4/share/config
> # vi kwinrc
>
> Look for these lines, and change true to false:
>
> [Compositing]
> Enabled=true
>
>
> -- 
>
> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
> http://www.pcbsd.com
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