xfce on amd64 not working

Kurt Buff kurt.buff at gmail.com
Tue Jun 24 19:51:54 UTC 2008


On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 3:31 PM, Matthew Donovan <kitche at kitchetech.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 02:48:45PM -0700, Kurt Buff wrote:
>> All,
>>
>> My (relatively) newly purchased Thinkpad T61 (type 7658-CTO) with 4g
>> RAM is running 7.0-STABLE amd64 from June 8.
>>
>> I've gotten Xorg running from a generic xorg.conf generated by 'Xorg
>> -configure', with startx, but when starting XFCE4 with xtartxfce, it
>> is not happy, and bombs out, leaving a message in /var/log/messages:
>>
>>      kernel: PID 92xxx (xfwn), uid 0: exited on signal 11 (core dumped)
>>
>> I've csup'ed today, and did 'portupgrade -aRr' to get the latest.
>>
>> I also tried copying the xorg.conf from the Suse install that I'm dual
>> booting with, but that's not any help.
>>
>>
>> Any thoughts?
>>
>> Kurt
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> Well it's not an Xorg problem. consoidering it's xfwn that is being dumped. It'd be easier if we could see the core that xfwn actually dumped since that leads to a bit more clues on why it cored.

I deleted the package, csup'ed again, then did a make install of the
port instead.

Works like a champ, and I've got FF 2 working. FF3 is marked as broken
at the moment.


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