Re: Where does Kontact save contacts?
On Monday 21 June 2010, Alex DEKKER wrote:
> On 21/06/10 18:22, Michael Schuerig wrote:
> > So, the interesting question remains: where are my contacts?
> You could use rsync -aP before and after using Kontact to see what
> files are changed. If you really don't know where the files are then
> you will have to rsync all of ~ to somewhere else in order to pick
> the changes up. Narrowing it down to a few directories [eg ~/.kde
> and ~/.local] would speed it up.
There might have been some hope of this working in the olde days when
everything was stored in separate files and the only one acting on them
was the user. Today data is stored in databases and there are more
background tasks than I'd dare to imagine.