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Re: KDE debs



On Mon, Apr 26, 1999 at 10:49:12AM -0400, Johnie Ingram wrote:
> Michael>  Sure they do. Where's the problem?
> 
> Discovered earlier today on IRC: The kdebase package apparently
> depends on 'xdm', which the new X packages react badly to.  You can't
> suppress the graphical startup without removing KDE.
> 
> Overfiend was not pleased, to put it mildly.

Sure you can.  a well-placed exit 0 will do wonders to make sure xdm
never starts.  =>

But I couldn't build KDE here and get it to run properly..  glibc2.1 lib
issues I suspect.  Recompiling everything will probably fix it.

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