[PC-BSD Testing] obconf Bug in LXDE

Ryan Mitchener ryanmitchener at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 18:46:59 PDT 2011

On 9/13/2011 5:05 PM, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 09/13/11 16:44, Ryan Mitchener wrote:
>> When I try to execute obconf (openbox configurator) in LXDE, I get an
>> error and it does not open.
>> The GUI error I receive is, "Failed to load an rc.xml. You have
>> probably failed to install Openbox properly."
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> I see that here as well. When I checked .config/openbox/ there is a
> "lxde-rc.xml" file. Running the command this way works:
> % obconf --config-file lxde-rc.xml
> But even if I copy rc.xml into .config/openbox it still won't work
> without the --config-file flag. Maybe the port is broken or looking for
> a different file now?
Interesting, I can get the program to work using:
      obconf --config-file lxde-rc.xml
However, changing the theme or anything else changes nothing rendering 
the program utterly useless.

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