[SunRescue] CDE broken :-(

Kurt A. Huhn kurthuhn at k-huhn.com
Fri Jul 23 17:42:50 CDT 1999

In fact, I've changed IP, hostname, network, netmask, etc. three days
ago - of course since then I didn't reboot until last night.  What have
I done and how should I go about fixing my f-up.


Reagen Ward wrote:
> CDE is very sensitive to hostname resolution.. Did you change the
> name/IP/nsswitch order of the machine recently?  Just an idea.
> Reagen
> Kurt A. Huhn wrote:
> >
> > I've got a Tadpole 3GS running Solaris 2.5, Open windows, and CDE
> > 1.0.2.  The problem is that Openwindows works just fine, and the
> > graphical login works just fine, but CDE won't start.  It kicks me back
> > to the login screen every time, no matter whether I use my login or Root
> > - same thing every time.  Any ideas?  Different pixel depths don't seem
> > to work either - 8, 16, or 32 bit.
> >


Kurt A. Huhn
kurthuhn at k-huhn.com

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