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I have just recently installed Arch and I decided to go with Openbox as a stand-alone desktop. Unfortunately I am having some trouble getting it to work as it should.
Currently I have Openbox, Arch, SLiM and Tint2 all updated to it's newest versions.
My exact procedure:
Turn on computer, log into my user account in command-line, type "sudo slim", log into my user account in SLiM, right click desktop, Internet>>Firefox.
The result is literally nothing. No msgbox saying it doesn't exist like when I click something like Nautilus -- which I don't actually have. I also checked "ps -A | grep firefox" nothing showed up. I can fairly safely conclude that it just does nothing.
I also tried "firefox" in the xterm, which says "firefox: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0: undefined symbol: 9-satalist_get_data"
The above error is also shown when I cd to /usr/lib/firefox and run "firefox" (with and without sudo).
Does anyone know what might be wrong? I have a feeling I configured something wrong, as the Openbox wiki is quite vague in configuration and installation instructions. Does anyone know of a link that provide much more thorough instructions?
Thanks for reading, please share if you have any input at all.
EDIT: I installed and tested Thunar on Openbox too. It, also doesn't open, but gives no error. Only xterm seems to be working at the moment.