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Old 07-18-2005, 01:34 PM   #1
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Red face SUSE 9.3 YAST Control Center cant open

I have removed SUSE help package with yast2 install remove software. Now I have problems. I cant open system, software etc. What can I do and how?? Help please. I dont want to reinstall my system if possible.
Old 07-18-2005, 02:53 PM   #2
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try starting your kde session as root.
Old 07-18-2005, 03:48 PM   #3
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When I try to open SUSE desktop I got the: KDEInit could not launch "SUSEgreeter" Could not find SUSEgreeter"executable....
Old 09-16-2005, 08:51 PM   #4
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I had the same problem and noticed that it worked OK when logged in as root. Checking the properties of the desktop icons (right mouse click) showed that in the case of root the executable was SUSEgreeter, while my own was SuSEgreeter. Changing mine to SUSEgreeter fixed the problem.



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