[kde-linux] Problem restoring KMail after crash
pbbrannon at verizon.net
Fri Sep 16 12:43:53 UTC 2005
I had a drive failure, and after getting reloading Mandriva 2005 LE tried to
restore my mail. Problem. When the splash screen got to 85%, I got the
> "KMail could not create folder '$Home/.Mail
> please make sure that you can view and modify the
> content of the folder '/home/paul'
My environment variable $HOME was set right, and I had apprioriate privileges
to the folder.
Ann Wilson suggested finding the file
>where there is a lline
>I don't think it would do any harm to try changing $HOME there
>to /home/paul, and you can always change it back if it doesn't work. If
>it does work we should report it back to the list, for the sake of the
It worked like a charm.
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