Re: Bug#338119: fails to login with dhcp-address
On Tuesday 08 November 2005 04:36 am, Steffen Joeris wrote:
> When I login to kde and then run a "dhclient eth0" so that I got my IP
> I can't login again. So if there is a connection on an interface (don't
> know if this only happens with "dhclient") I can't login again after an
> logout. It hanges during the second step of the initialization of kde.
> When I shutdown my interface there are no problems and I can login.
> I tested it on two machines. Always shutting down the interfaces is not
After running dhclient eth0, can you check to make sure that your loopback
interface is still up? Logging into KDE either hangs or takes a really long
time during the "loading KDE services" part of the login if loopback is down.