Re: Gnome installability vs. GNU/kFreeBSD
On 09/04/13 19:15, Didier 'OdyX' Raboud wrote:
> I just did (in kvm/qemu) and the result isn't great (for Gnome):
Thank you very much for testing.
> - gdm3 … doesn't finish loading. It fullscreen-says "Oops, an error occured".
Confirmed: gdm3 shows the 'fail whale' modal dialog; at least the
clock and power-off button are visible, but it is not possible to click
> - lightdm + "Gnome": same.
> - lightdm + "Gnome classic": same.
Not really the same situation as gdm3, but the same uninformative 'fail
whale' modal dialog is shown. But in fact, behind it is a seemingly
functional window manager and panel with menus...
I was able to manually start those things, by using 'xinit', from which
I could launch the basic GNOME apps (terminal, calculator, file manager,
settings page, telepathy) as I've just explained here (with screenshot) :