KDE won't start on one account (Was: LCD Monitor recommendations)

Stew Schneider stew.schneider at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 13:12:24 GMT 2007



Dotan Cohen wrote:
> Gibberish on the LCD before the login screen is fine. So far as I can
> tell, KDE doesn't store the resolutions, just gives you access to the
> resolutions in /etc/X11/xorg.conf. I'd mv ~/.kde to ~/.kde.bk on the
> fouled up account and try to salvage what you can from there.
>
>   
Yup. That's what I did (and put an old CRT in place of the LCD -- gotta 
swap that back today sometime) and it got me going.

The thing I noticed is that one account showed more screen resolutions 
than the other, and one account had normal video while the other didn't. 
Since there's only one xorg.conf, kde must be storing something 
somewhere. I'd still like to find out what and where...

Many thanks

stew




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