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Old 04-15-2004, 09:37 AM   #1
jonavogt
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wall does not work with kde users


I need to send a message to all logged in users. Figured out I need to use the wall command. So far, so good.
But the problem is that kde users wont get the message. When I log in to a terminal, I get the messages.
Kwrited is up and running.

I'm using kde-3.2.1

Thanks
Jon
 
Old 12-30-2004, 01:07 PM   #2
sgrayban
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I'm having the same issue here also.

What I did find was this error but yet have a fix for it.

WARNING: cannot open applet: kwrited because of Library files for "kwrited.la" not found in paths.

No idea what paths its looking at but looking at kwrited.la the lib is kded_kwrited.so which is under /usr/lib/kde3 and its there.

So something must be wrong ldconfig or the kde3.x build.
 
  


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