Re: Uhg- Yet another problem

Stimpy (chung@starnetinc.com)
Sun, 31 Jan 1999 22:21:03 -0600


Sounds like the path for the afterstep file isnt part of your enviornment.
You can probably just specify the path to afterstep and from the xinitrc
file I think and the afterstep should run fine or at least give you a
different error.

"Matthew S. Anderson" wrote:

> Tis I again. I just Wiped my entire Hd so let me get to the point.
> I reinstalled Rh 5.2 AND got the latest kernel.
> I then installed AS 1.6.6 and here's what happened.
> *I uncompressed the archive to /usr/src and configured it from there
> logged in as root- if that has anything to do with this*
> 1) Logged in as root: on starting X, I get the error "exec: afterstep:
> not found"
> 2)Logged in as a user: I get into one of the other window managers that
> comes with RH and if I try to switch to AS, I get the error that some
> files/directories may be missing or incomplete.
> 3)Logged in as a user AND su to root: AS works fine.
>
> Any Ideas? Thanks in advance. If it's something that I did in installing
> it- please let me know :-P
>
> -Greatly appreciative
>
> Tsunari
>
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