Weird error after selecting a theme engine

Jasper Huijsmans j.b.huijsmans at
Thu Jun 27 13:28:07 CEST 2002

If I'm not mistaken other people have had the same problems with this 
engine. Better choose another one.

Olivier, how about filtering out this !@$%# engine?


At 01:21 PM 6/27/02 +0200, you wrote:
>Hi everyone,
>I was playing about a bit with the GTK theme engines (notif, thinice etc)
>when suddenly everything seemed to collapse around me (on the screen). What
>remained was a black desktop screen with 1 xterm.
>I had selected a theme called "Eazel engine". I don't know where it came
>from, but it was there so I tried it.
>In the error logs I could find this:
>**Error** - First 'engine' section must include a 'stock' section.
>I suppose this comes from selecting the eazel. I had to run xfce_setup from
>a console (I could still leave XFCE through the desktop menu (left mouse ->
>After that things were viable again and I have my desktop restored.
>Anyone a clue what is wrong here? You can believe that I am going to leave
>that eazel engine alone from now on.
>My system: Athlong Thunderbird 1.2Ghz, 256Mb ram, Mandrake 8.2, XFCE 3.8.16
>built on this very machine from tarball.
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