[Techtalk] Stuck-Desk-KDE

Carla Schroder carla at bratgrrl.com
Sun Nov 3 11:06:56 EST 2002

On Sunday 03 November 2002 03:31, Conor Daly wrote:

> On Sun, Nov 03, 2002 at 05:24:57AM -0500 or so it is rumoured hereabouts,
> Andrew thought:
> > Hi C.S. & All,
> >
> >       Yes, I did look at that current session check box and made sure it
> > was not selected. That is why I find it so weird. The loading of Konqurer
> > as an empty window is what makes me think somethong is actually wrong,
> > like something is "stuck".
> Have a look around for an "autorun" or "autostart" directory/file in your
> $HOME or $HOME/Desktop.  IIRC, KDE will launch anything in there at
> login.

Gnome also has a session manager, gnome-session-properties, see if something 
weird got in there. Take a cruise through your ~.kde and ~.gnome folders and 
see if anything untoward is lurking in there.

This whole thing sounds really strange! Does running 'top' show any stuck 
Carla Schroder
Bratgrrl Computing
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