problem with my xfce 4.2.1

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Tue Jun 7 17:03:32 CEST 2005

On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 07:51:14AM -0700, Alaios wrote:
> Hi i have just installed xfce 4.2.1 in my debian using
> apt-get from the location
> deb experimental
> main non-free contrib
> deb-src
> experimental main non-free contrib
> Everything seemed fine but after starting xfce4 the
> background is black (or grey) and i cant do a right
> click  to the desktop.. I think that the installation
> might be corrupted... What do u have to suggest me do?
> Thx a lot

1) start a terminal, run 'xfdesktop' and check for error messages.

2a) if it works, kill the program, use alt-f2 to run it again and save your
session when you log out

2b) if it fails tell the persone who made the packages


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