RE: Look's and Feel's
Sat, 20 Feb 1999 13:08:38 +1030 (CST)


I'm running FreeBSD 3.0 and had the same problem when upgrading to the latest
devel version (all other upgrades went without a hitch).

Instead of copying the files to ~GnuStep/blah../ you can edit the .include
files located at:

The first entry in the .include referring to the "shared" area had an incorrect
path. For example, the .include at /u/l/s/a/start/Desktop/Feel now reads:

include "/usr/local/share/afterstep/feels" ChangeFeel
include "~/GNUstep/Library/AfterStep/feels" ChangeFeel

and it worked fine. (do the same for Look and Pictures .include files)


Christine Jaeger.

On 15-Feb-99 Andrew Loree wrote:
> I am running FreeBSD 2.2.6, and I have AfterStep Version 1.6.1.  I was
> going through some of the new menu items, and I tried update startmenu. 
> After which, all of the look's and feel's menu items were gone from the
> desktop menu.  I know the files are still in the shared area, but how do
> I get the links back to use them through the menu. Or better yet, how do
> I load a look or feel file from the command line.  HELP
> Andrew Loree
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Date: 20-Feb-99
Time: 12:43:25