debian update broke something?

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Thu May 15 22:17:22 CEST 2003


This happens when you have an old libxfcegui4 somewhere. Please remove
all old versions, reinstall libxfcegui4 and you should be fine.


On Thu, 15 May 2003 16:06:36 -0400
Neal < at> wrote:

> After getting a large number of debian sid updates, I downloaded a
> fresh cvs of XFce4 and a fresh script from the link on Jasper's page. 
> Everything appeared to build as normal.
> xfwm4 won't start. Here's the terminal text-
> Message: xfwm4: running without session manager
> xfwm4: Relocation error xfwm4: undefined symbol: MyDisplayFullWidth
> xftaskbar4 won't start.  Here's the terminal text-
> ** message: cannot connect to session manager
> ** message canot get desktop margins
> (xftaskbar4:19907): GDK Critical**: file gdkscreen-x11.c: line 122 
> (GDK_Screen_get_display): assertion GDK_IS_SCREEN (screen) failed
> segmentation fault
> I used non-digital devices (paper and pen) to copy the lines of text. 
> With no window manager I cannot copy anything between windows.  I'm
> back to XFce3 until I get this straigntened out.
> Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
> Most importantly, _thank you_ to all the developers for the tremendous
> effort in putting XFce4 together.
> -- 
> Neal
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