KDE 4.8.1 update: kwin crashing
pocallaghan at gmail.com
Sat Mar 10 21:01:18 UTC 2012
On Sat, 2012-03-10 at 18:59 +0000, Colin J Thomson wrote:
> On Saturday 10 Mar 2012 11:27:51 Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
> > Last night I noticed a lot of 4.8.* rpms in updates-testing, so I
> > decided to have go:
> > sudo yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update "KDE Software Compilation"
> > Now I find that Kwin crashes on login, leaving me without a window
> > manager, and hence unable even to focus on a console window. Kwin is
> > from kde-workspace-4.8.1-2.fc16.x86_64. The problem occurs even when I
> > rename .kde and try again.
> Not seeing that here poc, have all the kde related packages been updated,
> maybe be worth checking to be sure.
I assume that yum updated whatever it needed to update. Maybe that's
I meant to say "konsole" rather than "cpnsole", i.e. a terminal window.
Ctrl-Alt-Fn gets me a proper console, so I'm not trapped.
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