[kde-linux] Install KDE themes not as superuser

Beso givemesugarr at gmail.com
Sat Sep 6 09:41:23 UTC 2008

2008/9/6 Gowtham M <gowthamgowtham at gmail.com>:
> Hello,
> Recently, the desktop at my workplace was updated to KDE 3.3; it appears
> that themes for KDE 3.2+
> need to be compiled first and are required to be installed in /usr.
> Unfortunately, I do not
> have superuser privileges. Is there any alternative way where I can install
> these themes
> in ~/.kde or somewhere and make them work?
> Earlier, in KDE 3.1 themes did not contain compilable code and it used to
> work by simply pointing
> the theme manager to the theme file.
> Thanks for your help and time,
> Gowtham

hmmm.... you're quite a bit behind. i don't know if a so old kde
version is still supported.... why not asking to go directly with kde
3.5. is by far more stable and complete than kde 3.3?

dott. ing. beso

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