Message: previous - next
Month: November 2012

Re: [trinity-users] OpenSUSE 12.2 Step by Step Installation

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@...>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 15:59:21 -0500
On 2012-11-28 14:58 (GMT-0500) Felix Miata composed:

> On 2012-11-28 19:43 (GMT+0100) Francois Andriot composed:

>> - check that there is no KDE3 related stuff in /etc/,

> It contains only:
> 	/usr/local/lib64
> 	/usr/local/lib
> 	include /etc/*.conf

>> /etc/*.conf, and /etc/profile.d/*.sh

> In /etc/profile.d/, 'll | grep kd' produces null.

> /etc/ # ll
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  30 Jul 23 17:31 arts.conf
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  24 Jul 16 12:47 glamor.conf
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 272 Jul 16 10:51 graphviz.conf
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  30 Sep 27 06:11 kdelibs3.conf
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  19 Sep 29 08:54 trinity.conf

> 'mv kdelibs3.conf kdelibs3-conf' or kdelibs3-cfg and reboot didn't help, nor
> did rerunning ldconfig after the rename and another reboot.

This time I just deleted it.

>> Please give me your "rpm -qa" output ...

> 44k

> Does every KDE3 package in the openSUSE catalog have a TDE replacement? If
> so, then all of kde*3* probably needs to be zypper rm'd, and the KDE:KDE3
> repo rr'd. As of now there remain 21 such packages:


I removed all remaining *kde*3* except the following:


and rebooted into TDE greeter. It would have been nice if it had offered to 
import settings from ~/.kde, but it seems to be working OK.

GTK styles & fonts produces nothing to do (kcontrol startup panel content) in 
kcontrol. Keyboard retains the same inane 660msec default delay as KDE always 
has. cf.

On 2012-11-28 21:26 (GMT+0100) Fran├žois ANDRIOT composed:

> What does the 'kdelibs3.conf' file contain ?
> I bet it contains "/opt/kde3/lib64" ...

Too late to look now. I think:

	include /etc/*.conf

is what was in it.

> From what I see in your packages, everything you installed from KDE3
> exist in TDE (except some Suse-specific artwork packages).

> Before uninstalling KDE3, you can try a last (dirty) trick:
>     mv /opt/kde3 /opt/kde3.old
>     ldconfig

> then restart kdm again (or reboot).

Too late, but thanks a lot! :-)
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

  Team OS/2 ** Reg. Linux User #211409 ** a11y rocks!

Felix Miata  ***