[PATCH] KDE should trust root's $HOME too

George Staikos staikos at kde.org
Tue Jan 20 04:17:16 GMT 2004

On Monday 19 January 2004 20:34, Dominique Devriese wrote:
> Can I apply the following patch to HEAD ? ( If you think it's
> appropriate for 3_2_BRANCH too, tell me ) This changes KStandardDirs
> to trust root's $HOME setting.  There's a reason it is set.
> A similar fix has already been applied before by George Staikos, but
> he appears to have forgotten some cases:
> ----------------------------
> revision 1.168
> date: 2003/11/23 16:07:42;  author: ossi;  state: Exp;  lines: +8 -27
> don't be overzealous trying to get the right home dir for root. we can
> trust $HOME, as all login tools set it - if they would not, hell would
> break loose.

  I think you have the wrong person .  :-)

George Staikos
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