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Re: Debian Menus no longer come up



On Fri, 2002-12-06 at 00:11, Mark L. Kahnt wrote:
> On Fri, 2002-12-06 at 02:25, Caleb Walker wrote:
> > cwalker@butthead:~$ update-menus
> > sh: line 1: /usr/bin/dpkg: Permission denied
> > Somewhere in input file:
> > Indirectly used, but not defined function: "userprefix"
> > /etc/menu-methods//gtk-menu: Aborting
> > Update-menus[4863]: Script /etc/menu-methods//gtk-menu returned error
> > status 1.
> > cwalker@butthead:~$
> > 
> > On Thu, 2002-12-05 at 22:25, Shawn Lamson wrote:
> > > On 05 Dec 2002 22:14:41 -0800
> > > Caleb Walker <cwalker@cwalk.org> wrote:
> > > 
> > > > I do not know what has happened but I no longer have my debian menus.  I
> > > > have uninstalled and reinstalled the menu package to no avail.  The last
> > > > thing that I have done is install the Bastille Hardening Script.  Does
> > > > anyone have any ideas about this?
> > > try #update-menus
> > > from man update-menusNAME
> > >        update-menus - generate Debian menu system
> > > 
> > > > 
> > > > Thanks in advance,
> > > > Caleb Walker
> > > Welcome and I hope it works.
> > > 
> > > Shawn
> > > 
> 
> It needs to be run as root - when I tried it, I found that bbweather was
> causing an error due to a bad title entry - I purged the package, and
> have my Debian menus back in Gnome and KDE. Offhand, when I added
> bbweather would have been around when the menus disappeared.
> -- 

If I run update-menus it exits without and error but I still do not get
my menus.  If I run install-menu kdebase it hangs and does not exit.



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