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Re: Gnome2 program requirements

On Sat, Oct 11, 2003 at 10:00:34 -0700, Michael Montagne wrote:
> I'm recently running into issues with certain gnome2 apps (maybe all)
> installed from unstable (specifically gnumeric).  I get an error that says
> an error occurred when saving my configuration information...  The details
> portion of the dialogue yields this:
> Configuration server couldn't be contacted:

> Is there a daemon that must be running or some other package to be
> installed?

Yes, /usr/lib/gconf2/gconfd-2 from the gconf2 package. GNOME2 binaries will
start it up for you, when needed, if it's available.

Linux is many, many years away from being an enterprise-ready operating
system that can compete with, and challenge, the Windows platform. There is
also no vision or driving force around it.
	Doug Miller, Microsoft Windows Server Group, january 2001

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