Problems with my styles and designer plugins

Stampede stampede at
Mon Sep 29 00:07:56 BST 2003

Ghiciuc Ilie wrote:

> Hello people,
> I have just compiled KDE 3.1.3 and i am having a bit of trouble with it.
> To compile the 3.1.3 i used the user root and installed it in /usr/local/
> kde3.1.3. The biggest problem is with my styles. As a normal user ( not
> root ) in Control Center / Style i only get the  build in QT styles and
> none of the KDE styles. This does not happen as root. As root I get all
> the styles that I have installed. The problem extended to my former KDE
> version that I kept installed on my system (KDE 3.1.0). The former
> verision of KDE worked great but know I only get QT styles in this version
> also.
> Considering also the fact that I get this  message when I try to configure
> and compile thinkeramik:
> --------------------------------
> checking for KDE... libraries /usr/local/kde3.1.3/lib, headers /usr/local/
> kde3.1.3/include
> checking if UIC has KDE plugins available... configure: error: not found -
> you need to install kdelibs first.
> --------------------------------
> and knowing that Designer/UIC plugins are under
> /usr/local/kde3.1.3/lib/kde3/ plugins/designer and the styles are located
> in /usr/local/kde3.1.3/lib/kde3/ plugins/styles I an thinking that the
> problem is the same... but I just don't know what it is. If anyone has any
> ideea I am more than willing to try. Thank's

Run 'qtconfig' and add '/usr/local/kde3.1.3/lib/kde3/ plugins' to the list.
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