running application from $kdedir with multiple kde installs

Anne-Marie Mahfouf annemarie.mahfouf at
Tue Oct 26 14:32:40 BST 2004

On 26 October 2004 09:20, Jeroen Wijnhout wrote:
> On Tuesday 26 October 2004 15:16, Diego Iastrubni wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am running a debian box here, with kde installed from the distro. I
> > also have another KDE self compiled and installed into /usr/local. I have
> > a new script which sets the environment, and then calles
> > $KDEDIR/bin/startkde. This script is called from GDM.
> It is not clear which variables you've set and how. Make sure you do:
> export KDEDIR=/usr/local

Everybody (on IRC #kde-devel) tells me that KDEDIR is deprecated now. Is that 


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