devel/dbus no longer starts at system poweron
zaphod at berentweb.com
Mon Mar 2 14:57:29 UTC 2015
> > Using dbus-1.8.12, /etc/rc.conf has (dbus_enable="YES",
> > slim_enable="YES"). This works no more. X.Org starts, but cannot
> > login to any Desktop because dbus actually is not running and has
> > not started.
> > Kill Xorg, then manually "service onestart" dbus, and slim.
> > I can then start to my desktop managers.
> what do dmesg and /var/log/messages say?
This problem was resolved some time back (through an update I believe) but is now back. No error message is registered in /var/log/messages or any other log. However, combing through the output on TTY0, I found this:
Shared object 'libexpat.so.1' not found required by 'dbus-daemon'
/etc/rc: WARNING: failed to start dbus
After system is booted, form any TTY*, "# service dbus onestart" results in normal startup. Not setting any dbus_flags and not using gdm_enable.
# pkg info -l expat > expat-2.1.0_2:
(files separately confirmed with ls /usr/local/lib/*expat*)
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