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Re: kde network programs very unstable since upgrade to 3.3.2

El Jueves, 2 de Diciembre de 2004 12:39, Caoilte O'Connor escribió:
> Hi,
> 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.

Which programs exactly? I think I'm only using kopete from kdenetwork, and it 
always worked well.

> 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.

Don't delete your .kde, just move it, and try if this solves anything. If it 
does, you can just delete / move / edit the part of the config you are 
unhappy with.

> 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?

If you read the Debian changelog for kdepim 
(e.g. /usr/share/doc/kmail/changelog.Debian.gz), you will see some problems 
that KDE packagers are experiencing, and that seem to be upstream problems.

See also:


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