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Old 01-29-2004, 10:14 PM   #1
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------xpde Installation How Long Does It Take-------

i have redhat 9.1 with 2.6 kernel

How long does it take to install theme?

its been going for a really long time now can anyone tell me how long it takes to install

i did the installation then went to prefrences then theme then install then browse then the folder that it was "xpde-0.4.0" ?
Now its installing i think and taking a really long time to do so , i see it doing something but...

p.s. check out the theme at xpde dot com THx
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Old 01-29-2004, 11:53 PM   #3
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Hi, xpde is not a theme its a desktop environment. After you installed it as root run ./ as user in the untared xpde folder , then copy xinitrcDEFAUT to your home directory and rename it to .xinitrc , then restart x. There a bit more to it if your using rh/fedora, but its all in the install file.

hope this helps u.

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Old 02-10-2004, 06:47 AM   #4
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All of my menu's are empty, how can I fix it?
Old 02-17-2004, 11:42 AM   #5
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Try this:

Took me 1hr 30min to install mine, and it still dont work.


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