LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-25-2002, 03:19 PM   #1
exigent
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2002
Distribution: damnsmalllinux
Posts: 205

Rep: Reputation: 30
mosfet liquid installation


i'm trying to install mosfet liquid in kde, but with no luck... i've gotten the files to compile and did a make install just fine, but nothing happens. there are no new options anywhere, it's like i haven't done anything at all... i got the rpm version, but it does nothing after i install it as well..

Last edited by exigent; 08-25-2002 at 03:59 PM.
 
Old 08-26-2002, 01:41 PM   #2
Mara
Moderator
 
Registered: Feb 2002
Location: Grenoble
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 9,571

Rep: Reputation: 180Reputation: 180
You need to restart KDE. Then you should see a different start screen (from Liquid).
Simply, log out and in. It should help.
 
Old 08-26-2002, 02:38 PM   #3
exigent
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2002
Distribution: damnsmalllinux
Posts: 205

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
nah, that wasn't the problem, i've managed to fix it now. the ./configure was putting the files into the wrong place. thanks though
 
Old 11-10-2002, 08:06 AM   #4
thanko
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2002
Location: MI
Distribution: Slackware 9.1
Posts: 83

Rep: Reputation: 15
exigent,

I am having the same problem. How did you repair the configure file?
 
Old 11-11-2002, 03:17 AM   #5
marsonist
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2002
Location: Stuttgart, Germany
Distribution: SuSE 9.1 Pro
Posts: 171

Rep: Reputation: 30
Under some distros, like SuSE 8.1, KDE is installed into /opt/kde3. Other distros have it installed in the /usr/kde, which is where liquid likes to install itself. I took the long route and manually copied the files from /usr/kde to the respective folders under /opt/kde3. A simpler route would be to use a flag when compiling which should be --prefix /your/path/to/kde (--prefix /opt/kde3 in my case)... If I'm not mistaken, which I probably am :-)

Last edited by marsonist; 11-11-2002 at 03:18 AM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
RedHat 8.0 with Kde 3.1 and Mosfet rmartine Linux - Software 0 05-30-2003 01:55 AM
mosfet liquid on Mandrake 9.1 asianboi2k Linux - Software 2 05-04-2003 08:46 AM
Mosfet Liquid compile Not going well - error Slinger Linux - Newbie 1 11-14-2002 04:54 PM
hi performance liquid and mosfet? vance Linux - Software 0 09-09-2002 11:01 PM
Installing liquid... nutshell Linux - General 1 03-04-2002 05:21 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:21 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration