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Old 04-10-2005, 01:39 PM   #1
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kde 3.4 install


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I have just installed kde 3.4. Since the applications disappeared, I ran update-menus as user and root from command line. The following message came up both times.
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Running 2 savekdemimetypes.pl/var/lib/menu-xdg/applications
Running 2 restorekdemimetypes.pl/var/lib/menu-xdg/applications
processing /root/tmp/update-menu-0-kdemimetypes
.... still working

** (process:7390): CRITICAL **: file eggdesktopentries.c: line 2223 (egg_desktop_entries_add_group): assertion `egg_desktop_entries_lookup_group (entries, group_name) == NULL' failed

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What else could I do to get the applications back and reestablish links? I installed through mandrake control center and everything installed OK. Thanks in advance for help.
John
 
Old 04-10-2005, 01:44 PM   #2
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What did you upgrade from? It may be that 3.4 is different enough to have apps and files in new incompatible areas. It would probably be a better idea to remove KDE entirely and the install it from scratch.
 
Old 04-10-2005, 02:15 PM   #3
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Thanks for response. I upgraded from kde 3.2. Everything was up to date on that version. I have tried to install previously on 3.3 also and when I rebooted the sytem the login manager had a long list of users such as bin, dev, etc, var and more. It would not login at all. I haven't rebooted to find out if that's going to happen or not. I googled the message and found some messages but no solutions yet. Thanks again.
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