Re: Could not start kdeinit. Check your installation.
It looks like libfreetype6 is indeed the problem. It's funny I didn't
have this problem with kde 3.1.2 though.
startkde: Starting up...
kdeinit: relocation error: /usr/lib/libqt-mt.so.3: undefined symbol:
startkde: Could not start kdeinit. Check your installation.
The culprit definitely seems to be libfreetype6, which I have
installed from testing because I am running Xfree86 4.2.1.
libfreetype6 2.1.7-2 install ok installed
libfreetype6 2.0.9-1 stable
libfreetype6 2.1.7-2 testing
libfreetype6/testing uptodate 2.1.7-2
So it seems kde 3.2 (from download.kde.org) conflicts with
libfreetype6 2.1.7-2. Is it possible to run Xfree86 4.2.1 and KDE 3.2
on the same system?
Please cc me in your reply.
> Check your ~/.xsession-error after that message appears for
> 'undefined function' / 'reloaction error' or something similar. I
> had problems with FT_Stream_Seek/ FT_Seek_Stream since i used a
> mozilla backport for woody which installed a newer libfreetype6 so
> i had to purge mozilla and these libs before getting KDE started.