Subject: Re: Starting Browsers
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: None <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/05/2002 12:24:20
On Thu, Sep 05, 2002 at 07:39:39AM +0900, Curt Sampson wrote:
> I just installed the galeon package, but when I try to start it, it pops up
> a dialogue box that says
>     Cannot find a schema for galeon preferences. Check your gconf setup,
>     look at galeon FAQ for more info.
> and on stdout it prints
>     GConf Error: Failed to contact configuration server (a likely
>     cause of this is that you have an existing configuration server
>     (gconfd) running, but it isn't reachable from here - if you're
>     logged in from two machines at once, you may need to enable
>     TCP networking for ORBit)

I had similar problems on alpha (+gnome) and I haven't had time for the 
PR yet, see if commenting out --enable-hard-syscall on devel/pth/Makefile
and rebuilding it helps. I didn't do make update, just
# FORCE_PKG_REGISTER=1 make all install clean

Made galeon and gnome happy.