Re: Install kde-desktop on existing debian install
Camaleón <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Sun, 09 Oct 2011 11:00:22 -0500, Harry Putnam wrote:
>> Camaleón <email@example.com> writes:
>>> How does your "/etc/apt/sources.list" file look like?
>> deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ wheezy main
>> deb-src http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ wheezy main
>> deb http://security.debian.org/ wheezy/updates main
>> deb-src http://security.debian.org/ wheezy/updates main
> So you are in testing. I hope you now what that means :-)
> I see you have omitted "contrib" and "non-free", is that intended?
No, I'm using what the install put there. Should there be something more?
>> Only to find it is not installed. This is very confusing. It would
>> seem that installing kdm-full would at least install the display
> Errr, did you read the said instructions, right? ;-)
Do you mean the instructions at:
Yes I did and quote them here:
"For all of KDE 4, install the kde-full package, which also includes"
(a long list follows)
> Okay, hope all goes well now :-)
Not at all, after install for the 3rd time now kdm login after reboot
is a gui login which drops into an X session where no work is
possible. Already described in previous posts.