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I have just installed slackware version 10 and everything works well except KDE. About 5 seconds after loading up it will stop completely. Sometimes it is in the middle of the startup sound and that will stop as well. I have tryed configuring xorg but I have had no success. The X window system works fine. I modified .xinitrc to just "xterm" and it starts properly with just the bash command line. Fluxbox works well but it is not configured and I do not know how to.
How can I configure KDE and why is it crashing? I can not think of anything I have done wrongly.
Other means of diagnostics are e.g. to look at ~/.xsession-errors after
KDE dies on you, and also check /var/log/Xorg.0.log ...
It's also possible that you failed to install something that's crucial
to KDE, Slack doesn't do dependency checking... Have a look at things
ldd `which ksmserver`
and check whether there's messages about missing files.