[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

RE: KDE hangs - Woody - Updated - status: Okey-Dopey

Thanks to the subtle slap of the clue-stick below it works now.  I had been
having bind problems so my hostname was defined in the hosts file as but my firewall script has a policy of drop and no rules at all
for lo.


Thanks for the help.  I'll go back to trying to screw up bind now.

John Purser

-----Original Message-----
From: Kevin Krammer [mailto:kevin.krammer@gmx.at]
Sent: Sunday, August 03, 2003 2:20 PM
To: debian-kde@lists.debian.org
Subject: Re: KDE hangs - Woody - Updated

On Sunday 03 August 2003 22:02, John M. Purser wrote:

> After booting I log in via gdm.  The kde splash screen comes up, gets
> to "initializing services", hangs there for a minute or two, the splash
> screen goes away leaving me with just gray, and after 5 to 10 minutes
> kde starts. If I open up Konqueror and try to read any directory on my
> machine it will hang for another 5 minutes or so.  Once it has read one
> directory it can read the rest quickly.

Hmm, check if your system can resolve the hostname locally, i.e. that the
hostname is part of /etc/hosts and either resolves to the fixed IP
address or, if you used DHCP, to


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer@gmx.at>
Developer at the Kmud Project http://www.kmud.de/

Reply to: