desktop problem

Jonathan Engwall engwalljonathanthereal at
Tue Feb 19 14:06:29 PST 2019

Also you should know that I am using it on virtualbox.

On Tue, Feb 19, 2019, 1:52 PM Jonathan Engwall <
engwalljonathanthereal at wrote:

> I have spent all day working on this, since 8 a.m. it is now 1:45. X11 and
> DBUS did not configure properly. Mkdesktop is the pkg I used to build KDE
> and now, because /var/run/dbus is literaly not there I cannot log in.
> I need to bypass the desktop to get console access. I have used the live
> image several times and made changes which ultimately have not produced
> results.
> I have changed the entry for tty8, I have written an .xinitrc, I have
> changed the .login and .login-config both to BAK.login. And I get nowhere.
> At this point I want to remove KDE, but I can't. Using the live image as
> root does not allow me to remove any packages.
> How can I get around the desktop login?
> Jonathan Engwall
> Also I have noticed that /etc/X11/ is empty
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