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Old 08-30-2005, 06:19 PM   #1
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Hi. I just installed KDE 3.4.1 with Slackware 10.1. Problem is, whenever I do startx, X server starts and displays a message
[b]Could not start kdeinit. Please check your installation.[b]
and then crashes. And I get a message stating the is missing although I have installed it. Can anybody help me?
Old 08-30-2005, 06:59 PM   #2
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Slackware 10.1 contains KDE version 3.3.2. Where did you get 3.4.1 version ? Where did you get libidn package ? Are libidn dependencies resolved (ldd /usr/lib/ ?
Be warned packges for Slackware current are built on and for Slackware current not for 10.1 .
Old 08-30-2005, 08:00 PM   #3
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As dunric stated, that version may not work correctly since I don't think it will match all the libraries it was compiled with. But you can try anyway
Old 09-03-2005, 02:39 PM   #4
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As for where I got it, I downloaded it, of course. And if it doesn't work with Slackware 10.1, what does it work with? And besides, my friend installed and it's working fine. I downloaded libidn from it's website.

But KDE doesn't work even after installing it.

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