AM I done yet or are these errrors because the book isn't complete?

Zack Winkles sativa93 at
Tue Sep 3 19:06:57 PDT 2002

On Tue, 2002-09-03 at 21:58, Steven Stimpson wrote:
> I installed all the gnome libs from the blfs cvs then i did gnome panel, 
> gnome session, and gnome desktop. I edited my .xinitrc file and added 
> gnome-session and gnome did boot up using tab window manager. there was an 
> error that the setting applet had restarted too many times and that 
> settings wont be applied during this session and it will be tried again the 
> next time gnome starts up. i installed gnome midnight commander and there 
> doesnt seem to be any mime data, ie it doesnt know what a tar file is or an 
> rpm file when it used to. however, this is a gnome 1.4 app and the mime 
> definitions may have changed. are the gnome-mime types i installed gnome2?
> basically what i am asking is all this normal at this stage in the game or 
> did i go wrong using the CVS?
> thanks for any input

Do you happen to have the exact error message handy?
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