kde startup hangs when no network

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Sat Mar 29 12:02:02 GMT 2003

On Samstag, 29. März 2003 12:54, Hinrich Aue wrote:
> When I disconnect my machine from the network, kde doesn't startup
> anymore. The Startup stops at connected devices (I'm a german kde user
> : "angeschlossene Geräte").
> Why is that? That's a bit frightening, I don't have a idea what tries
> to access the network without telling me! Is it a root-kit or is this
> some homecalling stuff in kde?

No, its a DNS lookup.
Edit your /etc/hosts so that your hostname is an alias for


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Developer at the Kmud Project http://www.kmud.de/
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