Re: TkDesk problem
"Larry Elmore" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I've been a fan of TkDesk for 3-4 years now, but since switching to Debian,
> I've had a very annoying problem with it, and I was wondering if anyone
> could help me solve them?
> I'm using 'woody' and the TkDesk .deb. The problem is that TkDesk keeps
> reverting to its default settings at apparently random intervals. Sometimes
> I can get through 1 or even 2 entire sessions without any problems, and then
> 1 minute into another Linux session, it suddenly reverts to its default
> settings (doesn't matter whether I'm logged in as root or as a user). I've
> tried recompiling from sources to no avail. Does anyone have any idea what
> might be causing this? Help!
Strange, fortunately never had that with TkDesk 1.2 on potato. Well
you should be able to force TkDesk to use a certain configuration.
man tkdesk says:
By default TkDesk reads its configuration either
from the files contained in the directory
"~/.tkdesk" (see section FILES below), or if it
does not exist, from TkDesk's library directory
(usually "/usr/local/lib/TkDesk"). This options
lets TkDesk load its configuration files from
Let TkDesk read its configuration from its library
directory. This means that TkDesk will start using
the default configuration.
Andre Berger <email@example.com> from Bonn, Germany
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