[kde-linux] Starting kde 4

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Tue Feb 5 17:31:42 UTC 2008

Tiago Maluta wrote:

> Hi.
> I'm with problems to run a kde 4.
> I can run an instance of kde 4 from startx, with startkde in
> /.xinitirc but when I put in /usr/share/xsessions a new kde4.desktop my
> environment starts with a kde3 over kde4. Somebody know how to fix it?
> I compiled kde from svn.
> My kde4.desktop contains:
> [Desktop Entry]
> Encoding=UTF-8
> Type=XSession
> Exec=/usr/kde/4.0/bin/startkde
> TryExec=/usr/kde/4.0/bin/startkde
> Name=KDE

Maybe try:
you may have a kde.desktop or kde3.desktop that also contains
and they're stepping on each other.

-- Rex

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