Preventing drop to the desktop

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Tue Oct 18 18:21:08 BST 2005

On Monday 17 October 2005 14:49, DarĂ­o Mariani wrote:
> Hello:
>   I'm configuring a KDE profile using Kiosktool and manually tweaking
> the config files. I marked the option "Lock Down Desktop Icons" so the
> icons in the desktop are unmovable and undeletable, but I found that I
> can drag a file from Konqueror to the desktop. Is there any way to
> avoid dropping files on the desktop (using KDE configuration, not by
> setting permissions or ACLs on the desktop directory). I'm using KDE
> 3.3.0.

I guess you have a higher chance of getting a solution by asking on the 
kde-kiosk mailinglist.
Unless the situation changed it should be subscribed by the Kiosk maintainer 
Waldo Bastian.


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
Moderator: (German),
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