[kde-freebsd] Testing KDE 4.2

Dwayne MacKinnon dmk at ncf.ca
Tue Feb 17 20:40:35 CET 2009

On February 17, 2009 02:20:28 pm Bartosz Fabianowski wrote:
> Yes, you can have both installed at the same time. The only thing I
> don't know about is where KDE4 writes its configuration to - I 
> it a couple of days ago but have not run it yet. If it uses ~/.kde, then
> you want to log out of KDE 3, move ~/.kde out of the way so KDE4 
> mess with your settings and then move it back if you decide to switch 
> KDE 3.
> - Bartosz

KDE4 installs its configuration to .kde4. So you can install both and use 
both without either interfering.

I will warn you though: KDE3 apps will show up in the KDE4 menus. 
That's because both follow freedesktop.org's menu formatting.


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