Re: can't shutdown or log out from kde 4.4.5
On 2010-08-05, Tim Folger <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I just installed debian unstable with kde 4.4.5 on a new hp desktop.
> Everything is working fine except when I try to logout or shutdown by right
> clicking on the desktop. No matter which option I choose--logout, shutdown, or
> restart--the screen goes black and nothing happens. I'm forced to do a hard
> shutdown or use alt-SysRq-B to reboot. I can reboot or shutdown using the
> command line when logged into kde. Is anyone else having this problem? Any
> ideas how to solve it?
Are you using KDM, GDM or GDM3 as login manager ?
(ps faux | grep dm should probably reveal it)