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SUBJECT: Re: kde-1.0 port - 3 questions
*** Gunnar Dahlstrom:
The standard distribution from www.kde.org include a script called
startkde which start all program that needs to be started.
BUT i seems that the port package does not include this script!
Why i don't know, but you can alway copy it from the standard distribution. :-)
*** Henry Vogt:
Not neccessary. It i s already installed with the KDE-1.0 Port - look for
To start KDE create a executable .xsession file in your $HOME with at
least the following contents:
*** Patrick M. Hausen:
Found. Now, how do I get kdm to include /usr/local/bin in the
search path without gross hacks like setting PATH=... in
Xsession? I tried setting the DisplayManager*userPath resource
to no avail.
SUBJECT: QT1.40 on FreeBSD2.2.6
*** Ng Seo Boon:
Does anyone had any success in compiling QT1.40 on FreeBSD2.2.6? Pointer(s)
*** Thomas T. Veldhouse:
It compiles fine if you do it from the ports collection. I haven't
research why. I suspect they are setting some enviroment settings
differently. Also, after it is compiled, you have to move it where
you can use it, otherwise the QTLIB environment variable doesn't seem
*** Chad O Hulbert:
Replace the configuration file $QTDIR/configs/freebsd-g++-shared
SUBJECT: Anything like scandisk?
I think things are screwy with my hardisk.
The superblock flag always resets and I'm
having random errors doing a make bulidworld.
Does anyone know of a disk scanner or perhaps
*** Kenneth Furge:
A good burn-in is "make world"!
*** Rainer M Duffner:
An application to burn CD-Rs ?
SUBJECT: help w/gcc upgrade...
*** Earl Robinson:
I'm runing FreeeBSD 2.2.6 and i'm trying to upgrade th gcc from 2.7.1 to
the real problem is I don't know how to replace the old gcc with the new
*** Anthony Jenkins:
Run "./configure --prefix=/usr" in the src directory to have 2.8.1
install over the old gcc, though with the problems I'm having with my
compiler now after messing with gcc-2.8.1 I'd recommend the default
install location of /usr/local/. I believe you can set
*** Rudi Sluijtman:
SUBJECT: Limiting traffic with ipfw
*** Staffan Ulfberg:
After answering your article it occurred to me that maybe a speed
limit was what you wanted, but well, then again I thought, maybe not.
Anyway, you can't use ipfw for this. I'm not well informed at all
about shaping software, but I know of some Linux package called
*** Alexandre CHERIF:
Luigi Rizzo has made an hack of IPFW to limit bandwith, it's still under development, but take a look at it
I haven't try it, but it's Luigi's soft so it must be working :)
*** Luigi Rizzo:
what can i say more :)
and yes, it does work on 2.2.6 (haven't ported to 2.2.7 yet...)