stuff under /tmp

Waldo Bastian bastian at
Sat Mar 5 23:02:35 GMT 2005

On Saturday 05 March 2005 20:21, Uwe Thiem wrote:
> Hi folks,
> now that head isn't frozen anymore, I'd like to discuss an issue that has
> bitten me (or rather my customers) for some time.
> For each user, KDE (and arts) create "kde-<username>",
> "ksocket-<username>", "mcop-<username>" under /tmp. Delete that user and
> re-create a user by the same name some time down the line with another UID.
> TADA! KDE doesn't work for that new user.

It should create a different directory in that case, see also

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