Subject: Re: KDE question... (low priority)
To: Mason Loring Bliss <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/17/1999 11:01:44
On Feb 16, Mason Loring Bliss wrote
> Hi, all.
> I'm curious... I can't seem to get KDE to do anything useful. I can build and
> install it through the package system, but once installed, it seems not to do
> much. By this, I mean that when, for instance, I click on the knotes icon in
> the kpanel, nothing happens. When I go to the "K" menu and select the text
> editor from the applications menu, nothing happens. When selecting any of the
> control panel-type things, nothing happens.
> I'm just curious... I'm happy enough with fvwm2 and/or wmaker, but if I'm
> seeing this problem, maybe other folks are too...?

This is with the kde package that's just has been updated to 1.1, rigth ?
Only a few parts of KDE have been integrated yet, so it's possible that
some apps don't work.

KDE 1.0 work fine for me (still available as a 1.3.3 binary package I think).

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.