[kde-linux] help with Konqueror

Carl Spitzer cwsiv at pcmagic.net
Wed Dec 7 03:37:38 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-11-25 at 18:50 +0100, Sylviane et Perry White wrote:
> On Friday 25 November 2005 09:22, dejan milicic wrote:
> >  I have just one question
> >   Can I forbid download in Konqueror , and how to do that
> I would also like to know, just out of curiosity.
> Under M$, ZoneAlarm could warn you a program was about to connect and ask you 
> for permission. Not sure ZA has a Linux version or if something similar 
> exists.
> What I used to do was configure my modem or Gateway to only connect on demand.
> BTW I cannot anymore connect on demand since I changed my Gateway ( although I 
> selected the option in the configuration). I am connected but 
> KInternet remains stubbornly unplugged, I cannot view the data rate, never 
> see a requester to connect or have a possibility to disconnect. (Technical 
> support belives the device is defective)
> This in not strictly a KDE issue (same problems with M$) so I didn't want 
> initiate a thread about that...but well, I may as well ask :
> Has any one ever been connected while KInternet was unplugged?

There were times when kinternet was not showing active but I believe
root was trying to do something in the background.  Also I know that
in Gnome I can close one user and ginternet leaving the connection on
and open the other user and get and send its mail.

Carl Spitzer <cwsiv at pcmagic.net>

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