startkde: cannot start kdeinit. Check your installation
Donald J. O'Neill
duncan.fbsd at gmail.com
Fri Oct 13 18:52:49 PDT 2006
On Friday 13 October 2006 20:11, Karl Agee wrote:
> 6.2-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.2-PRERELEASE #4: Mon Oct 2
> 08:40:06 PDT 2006
> I cannot start kde. Installed kde 3.5.4 from pkg_add
> -r kde and everything installed fine. I put in my
> ~/.xinitrc file:
> but I keep getting this error:
> /usr/local/bin/startkde: permission denied
> startkde: could not start kdeinit. check your
> I have changed the entry in .xinitrc to :
> exec startkde
> # and to
> with the same results. I also cannot start kde as
> root, I get the same thing.
> kdeinit is:
> -r--r--r-- 1 root wheel 39876 Oct 6 01:18
> I have tried changing permissions on kdeinit but with
> the same result. I have also removed the kdebase
> package and reinstalled it, but with the same results.
> I've searched everywhere and have seen the same
> problems posted with different OS's and versions of
> kde but nothing solid as to solutions.
> anybody got any ideas?
chmod 555 /usr/local/bin/kdeinit
permisions should also be 555 for startkde
You may have some other files permission problems.
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