Re: Linux (Kubuntu) - KDE Base Tweaks

From: /root (
Date: 03/25/05

Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2005 18:35:25 GMT

Mihai Osian wrote:

> /root wrote:
>>(1) How do you clear the contents of Find Files/Folders (on the K-Menu)?
>>(2) How do you clear the contents of the Run Command (on the K-Menu)?
>>(3) How do you get every new users desktop to have what you have - look
>>and feel - a default user profile (I tried copying the contents of
>>my /home/myprof/* profile to /etc/skel/ - that did not work.
> The settings are in $HOME/.kde. If you want to know where something is
> actualy configured you can do the following:
> cp -r .kde temp
> <find files/launch some programs from K-Menu>
> diff -Naur .kde temp > patch
> Then look at the content of the file "patch". For question (2) it
> seems to be the file .kde/share/config/kdesktoprc, section [MiniCli].
> For question (1) you can try yourself.
> In general all applications keep the user-specific configurations in
> $HOME/.app_name.
> Hope this helps,
> Mihai 1 and 2...still problem with 3!

To the Linux gurus out there...when a new distro comes and it first logs in,
and you get a desktop and application settings...WHERE is this this coming
from and how do you set it up?