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When I type startkde into my prompt I get the above mentioned error and then cannot connect to x server. Any ideas?...
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  1. #1
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    startkde gives a unable to open display '' error


    When I type startkde into my prompt I get the above mentioned error and then cannot connect to x server.

    Any ideas?
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    try using xwmconfig to change your default xwm to kde, then startx...should go into kde without a hitch
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