Bug#491967: ksmserver package should have dependence on x11-utils package
severity 491967 serious
On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 01:16:30AM +0400, Max Dmitrichenko wrote:
> Package: ksmserver
> Version: 4:3.5.9.dfsg.1-2+b1
> Severity: important
> /usr/bin/startkde script calls the xprop util which belongs to x11-utils package.
> Without it KDE appears to start but has some strange effects, e.g. every second
> log on happens without kwin running, as a consequence all windows don't have a
> frame. Also there is only one desktop available in this case.
> When I was installing lenny, I chose only "Standart system" in the tasksel and
> then also installed kde-core and kdm packages. This way I've got a system where
> x11-utils were not installed.
Yeah, right. And this is actually a critical bug.
Thanks for reporting!