Re: gnome still not working properly on powerpc/testing
On Tue, Nov 18, 2003 at 05:29:42PM +1100, Brendan J Simon wrote:
> I'm trying to run Gnome 2.2 on a PowerBook 17" running Debian Testing.
> It runs really slow and the panel never shows. The only way I can get X
> running is to start up an xterm and then run sawfish manually. I've
> tried running "gnome-session -failsafe" mannually and it is so slow.
> The splash screen takes a long time though recently it seems to be
> faster. Then it takes a long while for the icons in the splash screen
> to be displayed. Finally sawfish fires up and that is it. But I don't
> have the panel and the sawfish menus don't allow me to fire up apps, not
> even an xterm. HELP!!!
I had a similar problem on an iBook with sid, some time ago.
I think I solved it by disabling fam
Hope this helps,
Ludovic Aubry LOGILAB, Paris (France).
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