[PC-BSD Testing] latest snapshot, LXDE install

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Tue Apr 12 08:25:37 PDT 2011

On 04/08/2011 08:42, Dru Lavigne wrote:
> Notes from the 32 bit DVD installed in virtualbox with LXDE as the 
> only desktop:
> The desktop icon "Users Handbook" is a question mark, clicking on it 
> makes all the icons on the desktop temporarily disappear and does not 
> open anything.

> The desktop icon "PC-BSD Handbook" does not open.

> The desktop icon "PC-BSD Website" does not open.

> PCBSD Control Panel does not remember the password, regardless if save 
> for this session or save to keyring.
See that here as well, something with gksu / gnome-keyring?

> Half of the icons in Control Panel do not open. The ones that DO open 
> are: AppCafe, Ports Jail, Printing, Network Configuration, and Life 
> Preserver
Working on an update to gksu, the one we have in ports is super old and 
broken it seems.

> For the update manager in the system tray: double-clicking does not 
> open, right-clicking and selecting System Manager does not open, 
> right-clicking and selecting AppCafe does open
Same issue as above.

> System -> Manage Printing (CUPS) does not open
This wont open until you install a web-browser via the appcafe :)

> System -> Online Update Notifier does not open

If the "shield" icon is already in the tray, it won't open another copy.
> System -> Root terminal prompts for password but does not open terminal
Same issue as gksu above.

> System -> Run as different user does prompt for password but does not 
> run anything

> Everything else seemed to work.
> Cheers,
> Dru
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Kris Moore
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