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Find More Posts by ozanbaba 12-28-2009, 08:02 AM #5 Hammett Senior Member Registered: Aug 2003 Location: Barcelona, Catalunya Distribution: Gentoo Posts: 1,042 Original Poster Rep: Code: [root][/root] $ ls Trust me on this as I have wasted much time trying to do this the hard way which almost never works right, as shown by your example here. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Thanks in advance! http://blacklex.com/unable-to/unable-to-load-failsafe-session-xfce.html

Free forum by Nabble Edit this page Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Possible causes : xfconfd isn't running > (D-Bus setup problem), environment variable $XDG_CONFIG_DIRS is set incorrectly > (must include "/etc"), or xfce4-sessions is installed incorrectly." > > Any ideas? Try to start an xfce session manually: (because this did not work, I know that the problem is with xfce and not SLIM) startxfce4 5. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=77646

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I will updatexfce4-session-develas soon as a >4.12 development version is released. Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If I log normally into the system with the user account and startxfce4, it works fine. The Patterns installation option is not the same and manually selecting packages to be installed and must be used for desktops.

Hammett View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Hammett 12-28-2009, 01:16 PM #13 ozanbaba Member Registered: May 2003 Location: Tengiz Recreating the two user accounts fixed the problem. -Chris On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 2:00 AM, Mike Massonnet <[hidden email]> wrote: > Chris Thomas wrote: >> >> I recently installed Then complete the install.If that doesn't work, I would assume I had a bad download or a bad burn, so I would download VL 7 again and burn a new CD D Bus now how to sort, any option without formatting SD for a fresh image.

This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Xfconf Isn't Running Go figure. The latest update doesn't work on my system. Password Linux - Desktop This forum is for the discussion of all Linux Software used in a desktop context.

I agree is a permission problem, but I can't find the clue to what could be. I've got a smooth X Session running in Win7 over a wireless net Reply With Quote 19-Jun-2012,07:33 #8 robin_listas View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Flux Capacitor Hammett View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Hammett 12-28-2009, 07:43 AM #2 ozanbaba Member Registered: May 2003 Location: Tengiz Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  1. I did a search on Xfce and checked xfce > desktop > environment or something like that.
  2. After a while, though, it fails with the following messages:unable to load a failsafe sessionunable to determine failsafe session name• xconfd isn't running (D-Bus setup prob)• env.var $XDG_CONFIG_DIRS is set incorrectly•
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  4. XMing XFCE worked!!! 10..
  5. Last edited by mivo (2009-11-01 19:34:16) Offline #7 2009-11-06 20:57:21 barbatron Member Registered: 2007-11-19 Posts: 6 Re: Xfce - Unable to load a failsafe session ok, I had the same problem.
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  7. Possible causes: xconfd isn't running (D-Bus setup problem); environment variable $XDG_CONFIG_DIRS is set incorrectly (must include "/etc"), or xfce4-session is installed incorrectly." I can login as root no problems.

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They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Tango Icons Tango Desktop Project. Unable To Load A Failsafe Session Ubuntu Put this in your .xinitrc: Quote: exec ck-launch-session xfce4-session ~sHyLoCk~ View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Visit ~sHyLoCk~'s homepage! Unable To Contact Settings Server So, how did you do it?

dbus is installed and the user is in the dbus group. Check This Out Find More Posts by ozanbaba 12-28-2009, 08:08 AM #7 Hammett Senior Member Registered: Aug 2003 Location: Barcelona, Catalunya Distribution: Gentoo Posts: 1,042 Original Poster Rep: Quote: Originally Posted by Shell Scripter | C/C++/Python/Java Coder | ZSH Offline #5 2009-08-09 12:03:14 JohnnyAce Member Registered: 2009-08-09 Posts: 22 Re: Xfce - Unable to load a failsafe session I wasn't so I added Is it possible to see animals from space? Install Dbus

Didn't work because xfce not installed 6. Deleting session cache: rm -r ~/.cache/sessions/ I'd list the output of yaourt -Qsq xfce if I could, but I'd need to login to my computer in order to copy and paste Your name E-mail How can we help you? http://blacklex.com/unable-to/unable-to-lookup-coreservices-session-port-for-session.html I doubt reinstalling Arch would do much, and well, that can't be the solution anyway.Edit: I got it to work, but it's still unclear what causes the error.

If you type "install" (I think) before hitting return, you get the old installer. tw Perfect. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed

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Anonymous @affect, I see that you changed the dir name, but how did you get into terminal screen to do this? Where should a galactic capital be? That was before you told me to chmod to 644 Thanks i may act annoying bastard from time to time. Sometimes the old installer works better.

That fixed it. check the permisions on /etc/xdg (ls -l /etc/xdg) to use if normal users can read it. Having a problem logging in? http://blacklex.com/unable-to/unable-to-load-url-services-session.html Possible causes xconfd isn't running (D-Bus setup problem); environment variable $XDG_CONFIG_DIRS is set incorrectly (must include "/etc") or xfce4-session is installed incorrectly.

Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Search this Thread 12-28-2009, 03:16 AM #1 Hammett Senior Member Registered: Aug 2003 Location: Barcelona, Catalunya Distribution: Gentoo Posts: 1,042 Rep: Possible causes : xfconfd isn't >> running >> (D-Bus setup problem), environment variable $XDG_CONFIG_DIRS is set >> incorrectly >> (must include "/etc"), or xfce4-sessions is installed incorrectly." >> >> Any ideas? I've tried reinstalling xfce4, xubuntu-desktop & dbus and none worked. After reading the last comment, I just typed su and xfce4-session in a terminal while running fluxbox ( don't think it matters ) and yes, I got a bunch of errors,

Related 1xfce4-session-manager - does not turn off your computer0Middle Mouse Button does not work in XFCE / Arch Linux2gvim missing menu on arch/xfce4XFCE/X11: Keyboard layout changes overnight, special symbols can not I did a search on Xfce and checked xfce > desktop > environment or something like that.