Installing XFCE4 under SuSE 8.2

Dennis Tuchler dtuchler at
Wed Jul 16 22:41:40 CEST 2003

On Wed, 2003-07-16 at 15:34, Net Llama! wrote:
> On 07/16/03 13:28, Dennis Tuchler wrote:
> > I downloaded xfce4-rc1-rpm-suse82.tar.bz2 and unpacked it to a
> > directory.  I then ran yast2 -i * and installed xfce4.  After rebooting,
> > I could not call it up.
> > 
> > Please advise as to what I should check for.
> An error message?  A description of what exactly is occuring,and what you 
> expect to occur.  "could not call it up" doesn't really tell us anything.

Thank you for your quick response to my note.

There was no entry on the list of desktops available on the KDE startup
screen and, when I logged onto KDE, opened a terminal and entered "xfce"
or "xfce4" nothing happened except a  "command not found" message.

Dennis Tuchler <dtuchler at>

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