Re: (no subject)

David Mihm (
Sun, 24 Jun 2001 21:01:14 -0500 (CDT)

Today Yonder mumbles:

> I just finished building AfterStep on my newly
> installed OpenBSD laptop and I'm having a bit of
> a problem that I haven't had time to hack...  so
> until I get around to it, I was wondering if
> anyone had any ideas what is going on.
> The build and install went fine and X starts up
> normally.  Then I decided I wanted to play with
> some alternate themes.  I added a themes
> directory to my alread existing
> /GNUstep/Library/AfterStep/themes/ directory and
> that is where the problem started.   If I right
> click anywhere on the desktop, X crashes.  If I
> try to get a shell or run any other program,
> nothing happens.  If I try to change the look,
> feel, background image or even update the start
> menu, X crashes.  The only workaround so far is
> rm -d -R GNUstep
> and then restarting X (which recreates the
> directory again).
> Aside from not creating /themes and /looks
> directories, does anyone have any suggestions as
> to possible causes?

What version of X and what version of AfterStep and what version of OpenBSD?

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