Kde control center has no index

Bram Schoenmakers bramschoenmakers at kde.nl
Tue Sep 25 21:42:45 BST 2007

Op dinsdag 25 september 2007, schreef Terry:


> I recently made the mistake of "upgrading" kde 3.5.7 .  The kde control
> centre subsequently had no index.  I was able to get an index initially
> by deleting my .kde folder.  That is no longer the case.  Besides which,
> the control centre has no index when I open it as root user either.
> The last time I had an index, it disappeared after I changed the
> language setting from U.S. English to British English.  I have the
> latest British language package available from the distro.
> Incidentally, it seems I am the only person experiencing this
> difficulty.  I had the same difficulty when installing a previous update
> but I was able to revert to the earlier version and the problem
> disappeared.  I now have no option but to keep the version currently
> installed.
> I have found the folder /usr/share/apps/kcontrol which contains a folder
> called 'about' and another called 'pics'.  It also contains a file
> called 'kcontrolui.rc'.  'about' contains 'main.html' which is a
> masterpiece of cryptography.
> How do I fix this, please?

Perhaps running kbuildsycoca as your own user fixes it for you.

Kind regards,

Bram Schoenmakers
KDE Netherlands (www.kde.nl)

KDE Forum - http://www.kde-forum.org
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