[kde-linux] Problem with "Kwrited" daemon on KDE 3.4.2
fmfkrauss at mindspring.com
Sun Sep 11 21:40:03 UTC 2005
I'm in the process of Upgrading my KDE system to 3.4.2.
I'm using the Konstruct System to do this Upgrade.
I have so far installed KDElibs, KDEbase and KDEpim.
When doing some testing, I found that the "kwrited' program does not
appear to be working.
When a "wall" command is entered from another User on my System while I'm
using KDE, I do not get the Window on the KDE screen with the Wall message
as I expected.
I have checked the following components that are related to kwrited but
I can't see any obvious errors:
1. In the KDE Control Center, under Service Manager, in the Starting Services
area, the KDE Write Daemon box is Checked ant the Status says "Running"
2. At KDE Startup, I see the following message in the Log:
kded: Successfully loaded module 'kwrited'
3. At the end of running KDE, I see the following message in the Log:
KWrited - Listening on Device /dev/pts/0
4. In /proc/filesystems, it shows devpts
5. in "/dev/pts", everything looks Valid
6. The "utempter" on my system is 0.5.5
A. Hardware - Pentium 4, 256Mb Ram
B. Distribution - Caldera 2.3
C. Kernel - Linux 2.6.9
D. GCC - 3.4.3
E. GLIBC - 2.3.3
F. XFree86 - 4.4.0
I can't find anything obviously wrong with my system and so I would like to
request anyone who know anything about "kwrited" to explain to me what I
have to do in order to get this function to work correctly.
Any information that someone could supply to me to get this problem fixed
would be greatly appreciated.
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