KDE gone after update

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KDE gone after update

Postby dentman » Wed Aug 15, 2012 18:08

I allowed a large update (180 ) items and afterwards I was unable to log in. I believe KDE is gone. My install is Sabayon 9 KDE and has been up for a few weeks without issue. I can log into Media center and the other choices but I can't find any KDE. I suppose it is just default but that can't be logged into.

Any way to fix this?

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Re: KDE gone after update

Postby Fitzcarraldo » Wed Aug 15, 2012 20:05

Strange (and not usual).

When you see the login screen, press Ctrl-Alt-F1 to get to a VT, log-in as root user, and enter the following commands:

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equo update
equo upgrade
equo conf update

Then reboot by entering the command "reboot" and try to log-in again.
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Re: KDE gone after update

Postby dentman » Wed Aug 15, 2012 21:18

Fitzcarraldo
Thanks for the help.
I tried what you said and all I got was a cannot find needed dependencies:
Not Found:>=dev-libs/dbus-glib-0.100
and dbus 1.6

when i applied "equo conf update" I got fine baby nothing to do!

Still I can not get into KDE.
I'm in one of the other choices.

Any ideas?

Thanks
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Re: KDE gone after update

Postby Fitzcarraldo » Wed Aug 15, 2012 21:22

Hmm. Try:

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equo libtest
equo deptest
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Re: KDE gone after update

Postby dentman » Wed Aug 15, 2012 21:28

Fitzcarraldo
Your fast!
LIbtest I got discardding directory /usr/lib64 because it's symlinked on /usr/lib
and discardding directory /lib64 because it's symlinked on /lib
and finally a system is healthy.

Next deptest resulted in

rick # equo deptest
>> @@ Running dependency test ...
>> @@ (1302/1302) Checking app-misc/geoclue-0.12.0_p20110307
QuadBoomer rick #


Still I have no clue.

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Re: KDE gone after update

Postby joost » Wed Aug 15, 2012 22:05

Ever tried to reboot?
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