On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 12:14:26AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: > On Sun, 17 Aug 2008 15:04:34 -0700, Gary Kline <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > AFter a power glitch last night I was able to relogin as room, but > > # kdm > > > > fails with the error: "can't create /var/run/kdm.pid. > > > > I check that file and, yup, it's there. > > Maybe removing this PID file and retrying to start kdm > should solve the problem? It is possible that kdm refuses > to start while this file is present (and kdm is guessing > that another kdm instance is running already).
danke, uber nien. if you see my reply to Mike Power, that's a no-go. I tried to get KDE up hours ago, but after failing, thought I'd try building kde4, ja? nope. that bombed somewhere while I was getting stuff done on my ubuntu desktop. ever have the urge to put your fist thru the CRT? (*********) > > > -- > Polytropon > >From Magdeburg, Germany > Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0 > Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ... > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"  how fractured is that!? -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"