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Old 10-16-2006, 02:22 AM   #1
nevxille
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Error creating te child process for this terminal


when i try to open the terminal window in X , i get this error , all was fine before ,
error:there was an error creating the child process for this terminal
how can resolve this problem, i'm working in the 1st shell now (ALT/Ctrl F1),
thanks
I'm using RedHat Entreprise 4,how can i view the logs for system erros ,like in windows , you can view the event viewer ,

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Old 10-16-2006, 07:11 AM   #2
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the problem i think is with the gnome-terminal
which is gnome terminal 2.7.3
how can i remove the pkg and re-install it.
thks
 
Old 10-16-2006, 08:02 AM   #3
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still no luck

i've tried deleting the package
rpm -e gnome-terminal
and reinstalling it with a fresh copy from cdrom
rpm -ivh gnome-terminal-2.7.3-1.i386.rpm

i still get the same Error
phew!!!!
 
Old 10-17-2006, 02:46 AM   #4
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When in doubt reboot!!!!!!!
 
  


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