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Old 07-27-2003, 09:10 PM   #1
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Question Problem with running KDE under VMware...

Whenever I attempt to start KDE, I get a "$DISPLAY" error, which doesn't make sense, because $DISPLAY is blank by default until X starts. Gnome/X11 start fine, only KDE has this problem. I'm running RedHat build 9 under VMware 3.1.1.
Old 07-28-2003, 10:47 AM   #2
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Try Vmware 4.xx I it works like a charm..
Old 07-28-2003, 02:32 PM   #3
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I upgraded... it fixed a couple bugs I was having in X11, but KDE still doesn't start... still getting the "$DISPLAY is not set" error. I also tried kdeinit; no luck...
Old 08-02-2003, 12:30 AM   #4
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u type:

export DISPLAY=iport startKDE&


export DISPLAY= startKDE&

u must turn on x-win before u type command


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