Re: kdelibs compile crashes - dependency on Xinerama_pic
On Wednesday 10 December 2003 05:32 am, jedd wrote:
> On Wed December 10 2003 12:21 am, John Bro wrote:
> ] I originally installed debian via Knoppix 3.2
> ] Once again, my problem is that many KDE apps are crashing,
> ] all with the same complaints about lbpthread and kdecore
> ] Is there a better way??
> Yes. Install Debian from Debian, not from Knoppix.
> Knoppix is a marvellous piece of work, and for wandering
> users who don't want to disturb extant hard disks it's a very
> useful tool.
> For home users there's precious little going for it. Suffer the
> alleged pain of a Debian install (once) and then enjoy the
> thrill of painless Debian upgrades (forever).
I fail to understand this.
After running apt-get dist-upgrade
what is the difference between a knoppix install and a debian-sid/sarge
install? (other then avoiding the pain of a debian woody install?)
Thank you for your time.