Gnome Terminal

Pieter de Goeje pieter at
Fri Nov 27 09:42:59 UTC 2009

On Friday 27 November 2009 05:11:41 Rem P Roberti wrote:
> There was a time when I ran gnome-terminal from within Fluxbox. On my
> new 7.2 installation I have installed gnome-terminal, but can't get it
> to work. When I try to bring it up from the command line from within
> Fluxbox I get this error message: "Failed to contact the GConf daemon;
> exiting"
> As usual, all help much appreciated.
> Rem

You can try adding gnome-settings-daemon to .xinitrc / .xsession. It should 
start the gconf daemon. I believe dbus is also required to work.

Pieter de Goeje

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