couldn't start KDE.

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Wed Feb 2 23:48:15 PST 2005

On Wednesday 02 February 2005 11:28 pm, BSD Mail wrote:
> Greetings,
> I installed a fresh 5_3 upgraded the ports and source. I'm using
> xorg. I can run blackbox without any errors. I also installed KDE
> 3.3.2 latest one. It was running fine at first untill I started
> installing few other applications. I'm attaching the error I recieve
> after running startx.
> Besides that. There is another small problem. xorg.conf refuses the
> "Modes" directive. I have an nVIDIA GeForce4 440 Go. Because the
> FreeBSD driver from nvidia refused to work with xorg. I used driver
> "nv" instead. I can only run 800x600 everything looks huge. I tried
> something like Modes  "1024x758" and it refused the directive Modes.
> It's unkown.
> Any help would be appreciated.

Did you see the error message about /tmp/.ICE-unix. Check the ownership.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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