Re: [wmii] problem with 3.6 installation under MacOSX

From: Joerg van den Hoff <>
Date: Fri, 21 Dec 2007 17:33:13 +0100

On Fri, Dec 21, 2007 at 03:36:39PM +0100, David wrote:
> Joerg van den Hoff <> writes:
> >> If you delete the .wmii-3.5 directory in your home, does the wmii
> >> welcome window appear?
> >
> > no. I directly end up with the screen shown in the screenshot mentioned in
> > my previous mail.
> >
> > as the menu (mod1+a) appears, I can select `welcome' there, too, but without
> > any effect. only thing working is selecting `exec' or `quit' both of which
> > abort the X session.
> Hmm... Could it be that the binaries are simply not in your PATH? What
> happens if you export the WMII_ADDRESS variable as described in sqweek's
> mail and call 'wmiistartrc' manually in the terminal (or 'welcome' in
> the etc-directory)?

no, the path is OK, I am sure (as far as one can be). I'm
really clueless what's going on. I will check your above
test's and come back to the list with the result (probably
only in january, though -- having things to do :-)).

so merry christmas everybody and a happy new year,

Received on Fri Dec 21 2007 - 17:33:13 UTC

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