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Month: May 2015

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

From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@...>
Date: Sun, 17 May 2015 14:11:20 +0100
On Sunday 17 May 2015 13:54:02 andre_debian@... wrote:
> On Saturday 16 May 2015 10:19:10 Rolf Schmidt wrote:
> > Instead start kdesktop try: /etc/init.d/tde-trinity restart.
> > It works here
> > Rolf
> Hello,
> "tde-trinity" doesn't exist in "/etc/init.d",
> but "/etc/init.d/tdm-trinity".
> > You mean when you killall kdesktop it does not proceed into half-working
> > session? Then you probably have a different bug...
> >
> > Um, no. The bug everyone is having is a deadlock at kdesktop start. While
> > various methods of restarting tdm may or may not help depending on
> > unknown factors (Slavek have not yet found why the lock is happening in
> > the first place), killall -9 kdesktop should work in 100% cases (It
> > should get you a working kicker without desktop functionality). If in
> > your case killing kdesktop doesnt work it means it hangs in a completely
> > different place.
> My booting bug logging stopping is quite the same as the others.
> It's not because a solution doesn't work that the bug could be differrent.
> Do CTRL-ALT-BACKSPACE => back to the tdm-trinity or text console,
> is an option that I have enabled.
> 1] CTRL-ALT-BACKSPACE, logging again,
> or
> 2] killall Desktop,
> or
> 3] waiting the password disappears,
> doesn't not solve the problem of the logging aborting,
> or sometimes, about one of ten tentatives,
> it's not acceptable.

We're probably onto English not first language territory again but...

André, there is a bug.  You have been told which workarounds work for the bug.  
The rest of us are using the workarounds for now and the developers are 
working on finding a solution.  When they find a solution we shall have the 
patch and we shall not have the problem.  Until then we continue to use the 

That is the situation.  If it is not acceptable, don't accept it.  But either 
do something about it  yourself or don't.  There is no point in going on and 
on about it.  We note that you find it unacceptable.  So what then??

That is the situation.  Accept it or don't.  Those are the alternatives.