Quote Originally Posted by davidehs
It works now.

The error message said
"/usr/lib/gnome-settings-daemon/gnome-settings-daemon: symbol lookup
error: /usr/lib64/gio/modules/libdconfsettings.so: undefined symbol:
g_settings_backend_get_type" in ~/.xsession-errors file. I googled
"undefined symbol: g_settings_backend_get_type" and was redirected here
"http://forums.opensuse.org/english/get-technical-help-here/applications/444302-vmware-undefined-symbol-suse-11-3-a.html".
A solution was suggested to remove gsettings-backend-dconf package by
"sudo rpm -ef gsettings-backend-dconf". I did not remove, just renamed
the package from "libdconfsettings.so.changeName" to
"libdconfsettings.so.changeName" at the directory
/usr/lib64/gio/modules.

Then, I issued "startx" from terminal. The x-windows showed up.
Everything works like a charm.

Thanks for you guys help,

David

Hi
gsettings is in gnome3 not the default for SUSE 11? Are you running
openSUSE? Or did you add some additional stuff?

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