Re: How to back out desktop type experiments
On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 11:49 AM, Harry Putnam <email@example.com> wrote:
> Running wheezy
> I'm New to modern kde.
> I seem to have altered the desktop in a way I don't really like.
> At right click/Desktop settings/ layout tab
> Starting from the default, I tried all those listed there, and saw
> nothing that seemed like something I cared about so went back to the
> But now it seems that some of the autostart things I use think that they
> are running from ~/Documents
> For example: On kde startup I have 2 emacs daemon started. They run in
> the background and I can attach to them with emacsclient commands.
> Prior to fooling around with the different style desktops those daemon
> were running on ~/, so if I asked emacs to show me the directory it was
> running from with C-x d it would show ~/. Or if I wanted to edit a file
> in ~ I would say C-x C-f ~/file.
> But now it shows ~/Documents
Try with systemsettings -> Account Details -> Paths -> Documents Path .