[kde-solaris] Sunray on KDE-343 ( was: KDE 3.4.3 install questions )

Lars Tunkrans lars.tunkrans at bredband.net
Sat Feb 25 16:46:22 CET 2006


   I have verified that I can start the Studio 10 compiled  KDE 3.4.3 - 
X86  on a SunRay,
I am using  64 bit solaris10u1  on a dualcore Athlon64.
However when I run  pldd(1)  on the running binaries they have  linked 
up the

So  I assume that you need to install the NVIDIA  graphics driver on the 
server  even if you do not
have a nVidia  graphics card in it.  
The SunRay obviously dont have a nVidia card. 

Please note  that  I have only run this for  10 minutes  there is no
assurance from my part that this risk free :-)


Stefan Varga wrote:

>now we are running 3.4.3 on Sun Rays(SPARC platform) without any bigger 
>Gérard Henry wrote:
>>hello all,
>>i'm trying to install KDE 3.4.3 on a solaris 10 machine (this host is a 
>>sunray server). So i went to sunfreeware, then 
>>ftp://sunfreeware.mirrors.tds.net/pub/sunfreeware/KDE/, but don't 
>>uderstand how to deal with it.
>>Fisrt, in file OLD.KDE_INSTALLATION_INSTRUCTIONS, it mention 
>>KDEkdedtlogin, but i don't find this package on ftp site.
>>I only found:
>>then, i read http://lists.kde.org/?l=kde-solaris&m=113497402431141&w=2
>>"only work with nVIDIA cards, and most likely, this build of KDE will 
>>not even work at all on any other types of video cards."
>>that mean that i have no chance to make it work on sunray?
>>thanks in advance
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