Re: kde network programs very unstable since upgrade to 3.3.2
On Thursday 02 December 2004 12:39, Caoilte O'Connor wrote:
> I've recently upgraded a couple of machines from 3.3.0 and
> 3.2 to kde 3.3.1 respectively (or whichever the latest of
> everything in sid is). Since rebooting every program that
> uses libkdenetwork (i think) has become prone to freezing
> permanently and in some cases freezing everything else in
> kde too. On one machine merely accessing the internet will
> freeze the system.
> I've already recreated all my .kde preferences and this
> seems to fix things temporarily but
> a) I'm fed up with losing all my kde preferences after
> upgrades (this isn't the first time I've had to)
> b) The problem seems to come back this time after a couple
> of days.
> Generally I'm not too impressed with the stability of 3.3 in
> Debian. My transition to 3.2 went much more smoothly.
> Has anyone else had harsh upgrade problems? Right now I'm
> chronically aware of why 3.3 shouldn't go into Sarge. The
> 3.2 packages hold together much better.
> sorry to be negative, i'm usually very impressed with the
> package standard. Might part of the problem be intra-kde
> package dependencies that are not tight enough?
Sorry but i think you're probably the only one with these problems. I've
never lost my kde preferences during upgrades, and haven't experienced any
crash/freeze with kde3.3.