[PC-BSD Testing] Removing Xfce with System Manager, can't login to LXDE

claive alvin Acedilla cabpacedilla at gmail.com
Thu Mar 29 01:52:11 PDT 2012


Bridger, Why System Packages also uninstalled LXDE when XFCE is
uninstalled from System Package?

On 3/28/12, claive alvin Acedilla <cabpacedilla at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Bridger,
>
> I can reproduce this problem too.
> Logging in to lxde after uninstalling xfce will login to openbox and cannot
> logout to gdm.
> Good catch Bridger.
>
> On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 7:28 PM, Bridger Dyson-Smith
> <bdysonsmith at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi list --
>>
>> I forgot to mention -- logging into LXDE, I get what appears to be a
>> default OpenBox DE (same contextual menu), but when I right-click and
>> select "exit", the DE freezes and doesn't complete the log out.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Bridger
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 12:14 PM, Bridger Dyson-Smith <
>> bdysonsmith at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi list --
>>>
>>> I added the Xfce via System Manager yesterday in an effort to duplicate
>>> a
>>> DE-specific problem. After duplicating the problem, I removed it (also
>>> through the System Manager).
>>>
>>> Now I'm unable to log in to LXDE (my primary DE). Any suggestions for
>>> how
>>> to fix this? Please let me know if there's additional info I can provide
>>> -
>>> I'm not quite sure where to start. Other DEs (FluxBox, OpenBox, FVWM,
>>> and
>>> FVWM-Crystal) all work.
>>>
>>> When I attempt the LXDE login, the PCBSD Isotope Edition (default
>>> wallpaper) stays there and it looks like I'm getting the default OpenBox
>>> DE
>>> (the right-click menus are the same).
>>>
>>> Thanks very much!
>>> Bridger
>>>
>>
>>
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