No "single instance" mode for Kate in KDE 4?

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Tue May 19 16:21:20 BST 2009

Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> Default (KDE-3) if you open a file with Kate, from the file icon, a
>> small dialog pops up asking which session you want to use and by default
>> it will have "Default" in the list.  There is a check box to "Always use
>> this session" (or something like that).  If you check that then when you
>> open a file from the file icon, it will be added to the default session.
>> Doesn't KDE-4 work the same way??
> No.
You are correct.  I did find the dialog that I used in KDE-3 and checked 
the box, but more research indicates that it simply does not work.  So, 
you need to file a bug report.  This is a problem, not a feature 
request.  Please post the bug number here.


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