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Date:      Tue, 15 Sep 1998 16:56:34 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        "Don O'Neil" <>
Cc:, freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: KDE Not working for non-root
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000101bde059$b6a32be0$>

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On Mon, 14 Sep 1998, Don O'Neil wrote:

> I finally got KDE working correctly for root, but it does not seem to work
> right for non-root users. There isn't anything in the .Xsession file to
> indicate a problem with permissions or path, and the KDEDIR is set for
> non-root users. Perms on most of the files are RX for everyone.
> What basically happens is that when you click on an icon to run an app (like
> the terminal) it just doesn't launch.
> I'm running KDE 1.0 and FreeBSD 2.2.7-Release.
> Any ideas?

Check ownership on the KDE apps.  Also check the ownership of the user's
file in ~/.kde.  

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:    | Residence Networking Assistant    | Computer Science Major

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