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  1. #1

    Gui debian wheezy


    I have installed a debian wheezy and updated the kernel to 3.2.23.
    This os comes without any gui and i would like to keep it so. The intention is to only start 1 graphical program made with glade and python.

    I tried (in my eyes) almost everything and I'm getting a little bit frustrated here. A little test program works when i start it from inside the terminial in a gui but not from the main terminal (before startx).

    Anyone an id?
    With kind regards,

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    Linux Newbie objuan's Avatar
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    Jul 2006
    Hello Baeseke,

    Any graphical program that is to run requires the system to be running X windows manager or KDM or GDM or other windows manager to work.
    I hope this info is of help.
    Linux is the FORCE

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    perhaps installing a minimal X server? I mean something like:
    apt-get install xserver-xorg-core xorg xterm
    and then - startx - and run you app from that environment with xterm

    I think Slim is not so bloated, it could help as well

    Good Luck!

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