[kde-linux] kde4 and xorg git version
James Richard Tyrer
tyrerj at acm.org
Mon May 19 20:49:48 UTC 2008
> 2008/5/10 James Richard Tyrer <tyrerj at acm.org <mailto:tyrerj at acm.org>>:
> Beso wrote:
> > hi,
> > i was wondering if someone has managed to have kde4 installed on
> a git
> > version of xorg. i've tried it, since i needed as a dependency
> for some
> > recent mesa code needed to have my videoboard working well and kde4
> > doesn't seems to start anymore, or better it starts, sets plasma and
> > when i try to do something it kicks me to the kdm login screen.
> > i've tried several days of googling around the issue but haven't been
> > able to find something on the matter.
> > thanks for the help.
> In $HOME/.bash_profile:
> export LIBXCB_ALLOW_SLOPPY_LOCK
> i've been already using that option for preventing java apps from
> locking with xcb. i have recompiled and retried but still no good news.
> here's what .xsession-errors says:
> xset: bad font path element (#23), possible causes are:
> Directory does not exist or has wrong permissions
> Directory missing fonts.dir
> Incorrect font server address or syntax
You should fix this but it won't bother KDE because KDE doesn't use the
old X font system.
> startkde: Starting up...
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/lib64/kde4/libexec/klauncher
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/bin/kded4
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/bin/kbuildsycoca4
> kbuildsycoca4 running...
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/bin/kcminit_startup
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/bin/ksmserver
> "kwin"(21455): ""fsrestore1" - conversion of "0,0,0,0" to QRect failed"
> "kwin"(21455): ""fsrestore2" - conversion of "0,0,0,0" to QRect failed"
> "kwin"(21455): ""fsrestore3" - conversion of "0,0,0,0" to QRect failed"
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/bin/krunner
> kdeinit4: preparing to launch /usr/kde/svn/bin/knotify4
> "kwin"(21455): Couldn't start knotify from knotify4.desktop:
> "KDEInit could not launch '/usr/kde/svn/bin/knotify4'."
This appears to be the problem and it isn't an X issue.
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