[Nottingham] Re: KDE Startup problem
charles at kde.org
Sat Mar 12 11:22:49 GMT 2005
Saturday 12 March 2005 10:35, skrev David Aldred:
> Right, got the box here and switched on now.
> On Friday 11 Mar 2005 20:23, Charles Samuels wrote:
> > Hi,
> > On Friday 11 March 2005 8:06, David Aldred wrote:
> > > - Everything runs extremely slowly (switching to a console and doing
> > > top reveals a kedinit process taking 99%+ or processor time: killing
> > > that gets things going faster).
> > Find out the actual name of that kdeinit with: ps aux | grep $pid (where
> > $pid is the pid of the rogue kdeinit). I think you'll find it is a
> > knotify.
> It isn't: it's
> kdeinit: kwin -session (followed by a long hex number)
> > My guess is that you can fix the problem by deleting
> > ~/.kde/share/apps/kwin/eventsrc (but sending me a copy of it first :)
> There's no ~/.kde/share/apps/kwin directory.
Well, in short the KDE Window Manager has gone nuts. Since I don't know
Mandrake too well, I might guess that Mandrake may set a $KDEHOME, changing
it from ~/.kde to something else, like ~/.kde3 or something, give that a try,
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