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Re: What are these folders in home?

On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 08:50:01AM -0400, Kamaraju S Kusumanchi wrote:
> paragasu wrote:
> > AFAIK,
> > you can delete all files in $HOME directory. especially the hidden files.
> > the worst you will get is you lost some setting of the program. But you
> > can login
> > just fine.
> > 
> One has to be careful. For example, Kmail (from KDE) uses .kde to store all
> the mail. If some one deletes the .kde directory thinking that it is just a
> bunch of rc files they would be in for a nice surprise.

Same goes for .sylpheed .sylpheed-claws and probably other mail clients.

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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