Can't run KDE after cvsup

Nicolas Blais nb_root at
Mon Dec 26 12:38:56 PST 2005

On December 26, 2005 03:17 pm, Nicolas Blais wrote:
> Hi,
> On my -CURRENT system, this morning after my weekly 'make world', I am not
> able to go into KDE anymore.
> kdm starts correctly at boot, when I login I see the kde splash and it will
> go until 'Initializing Peripherals' after which it will exit and go back to
> the kdm_greet.
> I see no error messages in either /var/log/kdm.log or Xorg.0.log.
> Twm loads fine (this is what I am using now).
> Though not 100% sure, I don't believe it is a kernel issue since I always
> reboot after a kernel build, test the kernel by starting kde then I
> mergemaster/make install world.
> Any suggestions?

Reply to self:

Found the problem, it was /tmp/.ICE-unix/ which was owned by my username 
instead of root for some reason.  chown'ing it back to root solved my 


FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT #7: Mon Dec 26 12:43:20 EST 2005     
root at clk01a:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/CLK01A 
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