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Kevin Krammer krammer at
Fri Jul 8 10:24:29 BST 2016

On Friday, 2016-07-08, 01:46:47, Duncan wrote:

> Yes.  Kde5 looks in a number of places for its settings, including both
> user and system locations.  The user locations are probably going to be
> in $XDG_CONFIG_HOME, which (from memory, mine is customized and I don't
> want to look it up ATM) defaults to ~/.config/share/.  The system
> location(s) normally default to XDG_CONFIG_SYSTEM (again, from memory,
> something close tho), which in turn defaults to /usr/share/.

$XDG_CONFIG_DIRS and I think the default is either
or the other way around.

> See the common desktop specifications for more.


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