Dolphin starts programs with a wrong current directory

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Thu Dec 10 13:21:34 GMT 2009

On Thursday, 2009-12-10, Nikos Chantziaras wrote:

> Or Dolphin could simply set the working directory correctly, like every
> other file manager.
> Sorry, in everything you wrote, there's no good reason whatsoever of why
> Dolphin can't set the working directory correctly.

Even if Dolphin would change its working directory it wouldn't change anything 
for the started application because Dolphin is not starting it, klauncher is 
(assuming Dolphin uses KRun like any other KDE application which wants to run 

Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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