[arch-general] Perhaps a bug on the dependences of KDE 4.2
grbzks at gmail.com
Sat Feb 7 09:26:09 EST 2009
On Sat, Feb 07, 2009 at 10:12:02PM +0800, Christian Leng wrote:
> Greetings to all.
> Last night I tried to install KDE on my system. I had not had any
> version of KDE installed before.
> I simply used "pacman -S kde" to install the complete KDE from the
> REPO. Of course, "kde" was a package group:
> [rookie at DROWNWESTLAKE ~]$ pacman -Qg kde
> kde kdeaccessibility
> kde kdeadmin
> kde kdeartwork
> kde kdebase
> kde kdebase-runtime
> kde kdebase-workspace
> kde kdeedu
> kde kdegames
> kde kdegraphics
> kde kdelibs
> kde kdemultimedia
> kde kdenetwork
> kde kdepim
> kde kdepimlibs
> kde kdeplasma-addons
> kde kdesdk
> kde kdetoys
> kde kdeutils
> kde kdewebdev
> After the installation, I edited /etc/rc.conf and added the kdm to the
> daemons. Then I was desperated to find that KDM couldn't be launched
> correctly(but "startkde" worked well). A message box was displayed on
> the screen, saying "can't open file:
> /usr/share/apps/kdm/themes/archlinux-soft-grey". Then I searched the
> packages and installed the package 'archlinux-themes-kdm' and
> everything went well.
> It seems that the default kdm theme is set to 'archlinux-soft-grey'
> but the proper package can't be retrieved and installed automatically,
> i.e. a bug on the dependences of kde.
Whats the version of kdebase-workspace you have installed?
If its 188.8.131.52, see http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/13124
Wait for your mirror to sync and update to 184.108.40.206
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