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Re: [trinity-users] Installed R14.0.1 but no desktop

From: Rolf Schmidt <rolf.frogs@...>
Date: Sat, 16 May 2015 10:19:10 +0200
Hi
> Hi Slavek.
> 
> On Friday 15 May 2015 00:45:01 Slávek Banko wrote:
>> On Thursday 14 of May 2015 22:58:59 Lisi Reisz wrote:
>>> On Thursday 14 May 2015 21:50:04 Ken Heard wrote:
>>>> I successfully got the key for Slávek Banko's repository in
>>>> order to authenticate a preliminary stable build of R14.0.1 to
>>>> use with Jessie. I then installed tde-trinity -- a total of 503
>>>> packages.
>>>>
>>>> When the login manager appeared, after selecting TDE as my
>>>> session type I was able to log in as my user.  The default
>>>> flash screen appeared with seven icons across the bottom.  The
>>>> first four were highlighted briefly.
>>>>
>>>> When the fifth one, “Loading the desktop”, appeared the icon
>>>> flashed for 50 seconds, then the flash screen disappeared,
>>>> leaving only the original blue screen with blotches of white of
>>>> various shapes, the Debian swirl in red and the cursor –
>>>> nothing else.  From this point I could do nothing else.
>>>>
>>>> What I i supposed to do now?  Was something was missed in the
>>>> installation?
>>>
>>> I think it must be a bug.  I have had the same thing happen.
>>>
>>> So far, if I get into a virtual console, log in as root and do
>>> # init 6
>>> and login again when the login screen reappears, it boots in
>>> properly.
>>>
>>> It didn't happen before I reinstalled.  That was on pre-release
>>> Jessie.
>>>
>>> All less frustrating solutions gladly welcomed.
>>>
>>> Lisi
>>
>> Unfortunately, it's still the same bug.
>> I'm still not discovered what leads to deadlock:
>>
>>   http://bugs.pearsoncomputing.net/show_bug.cgi?id=2437
>>
>> I'm using this:
>> 1) Ctrl+Alt+F1 for switch to the text console
>> 2) killall -9 kdesktop
>> 3) switch back to Xorg
>> 4) and then try to start kdesktop again from console

Insted start kdesktop try: /etc/init.d/tde-trinity restart.
It works here

Fine regards
Rolf



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