[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD9.0BETA1.5 KDE does not launch

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Sep 1 10:26:18 PDT 2011

On 08/30/11 12:23, ron georgia wrote:
> Installed PCBSD9.0 BETA1.5 on HP/Compaq 7800 mini desktop. 160gig
> drive, 4Gig of ram, Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU     E6550  @ 2.33GHz
> (2327.51-MHz K8-class CPU).
> The install goes through just fine. I selected KDE and LXDE as my
> window managers. At the login screen i select KDE, the splash screen
> starts, then the monitor blinks and returns me to the login screen.
> LXDE works fine. Any thoughts?

Possibly the 3d effects is failing somewhere when KDE starts up. After 
it fails, can you ctrl-alt-f1, login as your user, and do a "tail 
.xsession-errors" and see if anything is showing up?

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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