Lost my gnome3/gdm boot-time window

Manish Jain bourne.identity at hotmail.com
Sun Apr 24 18:21:28 UTC 2016

On 04/24/16 16:17, Tijl Coosemans wrote:
> On Sun, 24 Apr 2016 11:11:19 +0530 Manish Jain <bourne.identity at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> 'pkg upgrade cups' has led to a loss of some of my gnome3 components and
>> now the gdm boot-time window has disappeared, on account of which
>> gnome-session is not starting. I would not like to reinstall the whole
>> OS, so can you now please help me with fixing this ?
> Some things you can try:
> 1) Does "pkg check -d -a" find anything?
> 2) Check the output of these commands:
> grep pkg /var/log/messages
> bzgrep pkg /var/log/messages.*
> Maybe a package was removed that shouldn't have been removed.  Try
> reinstalling it.
> 3) Run "pkg upgrade" to make sure you have the latest version of all
> packages.

Thanks a lot. 'pkg upgrade' did the trick.

Manish Jain

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