KDE3 KDE4 mix

Matthew Woehlke mw_triad at users.sourceforge.net
Thu Jan 31 02:43:34 GMT 2008

Bob Stia wrote:
> I did that earlier this evening and what to my surprise is that I got a KDE4 
> Konqueror.    ?????  Strange !!  To satisfy my curiousity I fired up several 
> other apps using kdesu - kwite, gwenview, etc.  They ALL started as KDE4 
> apps. So then I logged out of my user session logged on as root and checked 
> the apps inside the root session. They all showed up as KDE3.5.7 Logged off 
> as root, logged back in my user session and retried my kdesu commands again. 
> All KDE4 apps !!! They all worked OK except with the limitations of the KDE4 
> desktop Hope that's not going to be a problem down the road.
> Looks like a strange bug to me.

Um... check what your $PATH is? It sounds like PATH is pointing to KDE4 
for your normal user, and KDE3 when you log in as root.

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