8.10 upgrade

Brian Pitts brian at polibyte.com
Wed Oct 15 21:09:20 BST 2008

Paul Cartwright wrote:
> ok, I think I screwed up my install..
> I had a nice setup of 8.04 KDE4 , and decided to take the plunge and
> upgrade to 8.10. Once complete, restarted X and... when I logged into
> the kde4 desktop, I got 2 blank windows and no icons & no tray.
> CTRL-ALT-backspace, logged into gnome, no problem. A few changes, tried
> to add a few packages, and now it gives me the choice of kde sessions &
> gnome, but not kde4. What is the magic command to reinstall or get kde4
> desktop working?? I mean, I LIKE gnome :) but I wanna show off KDE4's
> new desktop <G>

I didn't think 8.10 included any KDE besides 4. What happens if you
select tke kde session? You did reboot after upgrading, right?


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