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Old 07-07-2007, 08:55 PM   #1
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X Terminal Emulator isn't allowing me to type anything


Heh, I know this sounds kind of dumb, but when I launch the terminal, i am not greeted with any prompt of any type and am unable to type anything. This is on a semi-fresh Slackware 12.0 installation, running XFCE. A screenshot is available here. Thanks!
 
Old 07-07-2007, 11:58 PM   #2
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How do other terminals behave, can you fire up xterm or rxvt,
rather than xfce's own one?


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Old 07-08-2007, 02:13 AM   #3
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xterm, konsole, and rxvt all work. I'm trying to change the preferred terminal to one of them, could someone point me towards a good tutorial on how to modify everything I'd want to modify in XFCE? I've never used this desktop manager before...

Edit: Actually, you know, I just tried out fluxbox and I think it's love at first site. Everything works just how I want it to work! So yeah, nevermind about that :P

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Old 07-08-2007, 04:47 AM   #4
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Congratulations :}

Fluxbox has been my WM of choice for the last 4 years or so ;}



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