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Old 10-22-2004, 02:09 PM   #1
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KDE2 and Microsoft Virtual PC

I keep getting this error:

debian:/etc# kde2
xsetroot: unable to open display ''
ksplash: cannot connect to X server
Aborting. $DISPLAY is not set.
ksmserver: cannot connect to X server
connect() failed: : Connection refused

i installed kde through the command apt-get install kde

whats the problem?
Old 10-24-2004, 10:08 PM   #2
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#apt-get install x-window-system-core xserver-xfree86

to open up kde.
Old 10-29-2004, 09:01 AM   #3
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hmm thanks for the reply.. i just tried the suggestion out and it seems as if those packages were already installed


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