koffice and kde menus

Bruce Dubbs bdubbs at swbell.net
Sat Apr 15 15:21:05 PDT 2006

Christoph Berg wrote:
> I think, you need desktop-file-utils, when you want to use the 
> --sysconfdir=/etc/kde switch, but I'm not 100% sure. I had the same problem 
> before and I solved it by rebuilding KDE without the --sysconfdir switch.
> But I only experienced that on my laptop, where I previously had installed 
> The other possible solution might be, to add  the /etc/kde/xdg dir to the 
> XDG_DATA_DIRS and XDG_CONFIG_DIRS environment variable.

Thanks Christoph,
  It looks like I may have had XDG_DATA_DIRS and XDG_CONFIG_DIRS setup
incorrectly.  I did have desktop-file-utils installed.

  -- Bruce

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