Where are the logs (Desktop(?) Problem)
guy.zelck at scarlet.be
Mon Apr 16 22:01:00 BST 2007
Thierry de Coulon schreef:
> This morning I had a sudden electric interruption and when my mail machine
> (running Mepis Linux / Ubuntu basis) "recovered", I only had a blue screen
> (because I have a blue wallpaper).
> Now I've checked the file systems, but tthe problem remains: the system starts
> fine, until KDE starts, it then remains stuck a long time
> saying "initializing peripherals", and then loads the blue screen, totaly
> empty and reactig to nothing.
> I first thought some configuration files had been damaged, but this also
> happens if log in as root, so the problem is deeper...
> It's not such a problem, because I was in the process of transferring my
> system to OpenSuSE but i?d like to find the logs to understand what went
> broke. However I don't find them, so I guess I'm not searching the right
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The logs :
~thierry/.xsession-errors (in your home directory)
In your home dir you do:
rm -d .DCOP* .ICE* .Xauth* .mcop* .dco*
In de following tmp dirs :
rm -rf /var/tmp/*-thierry /tmp/*-thierry
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