[kde-linux] konstruct questions

Stephen P. Molnar s.molnar at sbcglobal.net
Thu Sep 29 11:23:36 UTC 2005

Donatas G. wrote:
> I would like to build and install KDE 3.5 beta1 with Konstruct.
> In konstruct readme file I find this info regarding the PATH variables, and I 
> wonder, how do these affect the current KDE version i have installed.
> Will I be able to choose between kde 3.4.2 and 3.5 beta1 sessions, or do I, 
> while leaving my default KDE installation intact, CHANGE the variables, so I 
> can launch only the 3.5 beta1 ? If so, how do I get those variables back, to 
> start the default KDE session?
> Below is the section from readme..
The short answer to the first question is that the two installations are 

The simplest way (as far as I am concerned) is to boot into level 3 as a 
user and then either startx to open 3.4.2 or run a batch file containing 
the lines from the README to start 3.5beta1.

I'm sure that there are other ways to accomplish the same thing, but 
this is how I do it.

Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D.				               Life is a fuzzy set
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