debian update broke something?

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Thu May 15 22:20:21 CEST 2003


Remove /usr/lib/libxfcegui4* (or /usr/local/lib/libxfcegui4*) all
together and reinstall libxfcegui4


On Thu, 2003-05-15 at 22:06, Neal 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.
Olivier Fourdan <fourdan at>

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