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Old 01-19-2004, 04:29 PM   #1
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Slackware-current kdemultimedia upgrade?

I upgraded my slackware-current laptop to the latest last night (including the KDE 3.1.5 updates) and am experiencing what I also believe is believe is being discussed in this thread:

swaret -upgrade doesn't upgrade (or something similar)

My two noticable problems are I have no kmix binary and artsd pegs CPU usage upon login to KDE. In fact artsd will do the same with a manual start-up as well. Expanding and perusing the kdemultimedia-3.1.5 package doesn not appear to include kmix.

Anyone experienced this and have a solution?

Other notables on my laptop: upgraded to kernel 2.4.24 as well, alsa seems to be fine.

Thanks, Mike
Old 01-19-2004, 05:08 PM   #2
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yes... i has the same problem today... ;(
Old 01-19-2004, 05:32 PM   #3
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i use slapt-get for upgrading seems to work better you can try to use that
then i use swaret to get packages of linuxpackages for other thing that are not in the current


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