[kde-solaris] KDE screenlock/unlock

Rocendo Bracamontes rocendob at atmel.com
Mon Oct 20 13:02:54 CEST 2003


I had the same problem.  

Here is the fix, I hope it works for you too.

change the permissions on the file kcheckpass,  somehow it needs write 
permission for everybody.

good luck

On Monday 20 October 2003 11:46, Carlson, Dennis H wrote:
> Good morning, all,
> We have just installed Sun Solaris 9 803 along with KDE 3.1 from the Sun's
> Companion CD. Everything works just fine except when I am running the KDE
> Desktop and lock the screen, no matter what I do I cannot unlock the
> screen, I just get "failed". We have looked at Sun's Bug Reports and have
> found BugID 4668744, complaining of the same problem using Solaris 8.
> Has anyone run across this problem?  What can we do to resolve the problem?
>      Dennis Carlson
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