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Old 02-08-2006, 06:49 PM   #1
knizamk
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Failed to load image!


Hi everyone,

I have a problem with my new RedHat 9 pc.
Each time I switch on / restart my pc, an error appeared.

'Failed to load image switchdesk.png. Details: file not found'

Please help me to solve this problem. Thank you very much!!
 
Old 02-08-2006, 06:59 PM   #2
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Switchdesk is the program that allows you to switch your desktop environmnet and it seems that it cant find the image that it displays. There are a few ways you could solve this problem. I do not know where RH9 stores the switchdesk.png image, however I would look at your dmesg and try to find out where it is looking for the switchdesk.png image. On my FC4 box I have the switchdesk.png image located

Code:
$slocate switchdesk.png
/usr/share/pixmaps/switchdesk.png
/usr/share/icons/Bluecurve/24x24/apps/switchdesk.png
/usr/share/icons/Bluecurve/16x16/apps/switchdesk.png
/usr/share/icons/Bluecurve/48x48/apps/switchdesk.png
/usr/share/icons/Bluecurve/32x32/apps/switchdesk.png
/usr/share/icons/Bluecurve/36x36/apps/switchdesk.png
If you can find where RH9 is looking for switchdesk.png, I would grab a copy of the switchdesk.png image from the switchdesk-gui tarball and move it to the appropriate locations.

Otherwise you can try to uninstall and install the switchdesk-gui using yum.
 
Old 02-08-2006, 09:04 PM   #3
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thx man, i'll try it first.
 
  


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