Re: [SOLVED] Re: KDE4.6.3: Plasma panels settings mangled after restarting
On 30/06/11 08:35, Andrej Kacian wrote:
> On Fri, 10 Jun 2011 19:19:56 +0200
> Andrej Kacian <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> I have recently upgraded to KDE 4.6 on wheezy, and I'm pleasantly surprised at
>> how much faster and less buggy the environment is.
>> However, among few bugs which annoy me is that after I set up my panels the
>> way I want them, KDE keeps changing their position and settings after I log
>> out and log back in.
>> State after login just now: http://bayimg.com/DaiPIAadi
>> The way it was before: http://bayimg.com/DAiPjAAdI
>> (the bottom bar is aligned to the left, wide only for the three icons and set
>> to autohide, so it's not visible)
>> Is there anything I can do to make this stop (apart from filing a bug) ?
> I decided to ditch all my KDE configuration and start fresh (deleted ~/.kde
> and various ~/.config subdirectories). After I configured panels like I had
> them before, they manage to survive logout and login just fine.
> Perhaps it was some artifact of upgrade from KDE 4.4 - I have no idea,
> really. :)
I've had a similar problem resolved that way in the past (hotkey settings).
Just renaming ~/.config (eg .config.old) will do the same thing - with
the advantage that afterwards you can compare to find out where the
problem was. In my case it was just a file permission.
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People come up to me and say, "What's wrong?"
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Yeah, you know it takes more energy to point that out than it does to
leave me alone?"
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