[PC-BSD Testing] KDE problem solved - Re: Cannot login after upgrade to PC-BSD 9.0-BETA2
productnews at hvf.ch
Tue Sep 27 03:17:06 PDT 2011
1. The problem with KDE has been solved: I disable the AIGLX option
option "AIGLX" "false"
KDE now works, and so does GNOME.
2. Fluxbox still crashes with this info in ~/.xession-errors
/usr/local/etc/gdm/Xsession: Beginning session setup...
To see how much disk space is left on your partitions, use
-- Dru <genesis at istar.ca>
Setting the mixer ogain from 100:100 to 100:100.
/usr/local/etc/gdm/Xsession: Setup done, will execute:
/usr/bin/ssh-agent -- startfluxbox
Starting Tray Application
pc-systemupdatertray: Fatal IO error: client killed
[idesk] Background's file not found.
[idesk] Background's source not found.
XIO: fatal IO error 22 (Invalid argument) on X server ":0.0"
after 14 requests (14 known processed) with 0 events remaining.
... and then the login screen reappears. Seems that idesk has some problems.
3. The upgraded Thunderbird 6.0.2 still does not save the account
settings and thus remains unusable.
4. I still cannot use the beautiful TERMINAL font in any of the usual
consoles, like KDE konsole 2.4.6, gnome-terminal 2.32.1, Xfce Terminal
0.4.8, but I can configure it for xterm with
xterm -fn -bitstream-terminal-medium-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-iso8859-*
On PCBSD Hubble and FreeBSD 8.2 the TERMINAL font works both for konsole
and gnome-terminal - is this because I have locally upgraded these
systems and recompiled everything in the ports tree??
5. The KDE menu buttons for system reboot and shutdown looked much
smarter in Hubble than they do now (now it's the standard KDE buttons).
In fact it was the smart buttons that attracted my attention to PCBSD
some years ago. I wish they came back to Isotope...
On 17.09.2011 12:10, Lars Engels wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 12:58:53PM +0200, Productnews wrote:
>> I upgraded from BETA1.5 to BETA2 using the cmd line (as root)
>> # pc-updatemanager install release-9.0-BETA2
>> After a night's long download and two reboots, the system came up with
>> the usual login screen. After logging in, the KDE Isotope screen
>> appears, and after some seconds the X server dies and restarts with the
>> login screen.
>> Using a different user account than my usual one does not help.
>> Graphics controller: VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation
>> 82915G/GV/910GL Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 04), screen is
>> Do I have to do a full install (again)?
> I have the same issue. But after editing xorg.conf and removing the 3D
> support there, KDE starts. I also have an intel graphics chipset.
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