Trouble with Desktop-Icons

Andreas Meyer a.meyer at
Sat Jul 28 22:15:55 BST 2018


René J.V. Bertin <rjvbertin at> schrieb am 28.07.18 um 22:48:03 Uhr:

> >I use openSUSE Leap 42.3 Plasma and the Oxygen Theme. This is not acceptable
> >and scares every new user who uses KDE on Linux.  
> I agree but must point out that this also happens on MSWin and even on Mac (though it hasn't happened to me there for years).
> I've had it on a pre 14.3.x Plasma4 desktop, and got the impression then that it helped to lock the icons in place.

Unfortunately locking the icons does not help. I tried this several times.

> >To reconstruct the icons I copy a saved version from .config/plasma-org.kde.plasma.desktop-appletsrc
> >and login again. But this does not fix the problem until the next login.  
> What you can do is run a script that restores the file at some appropriate, early-enough moment. That could be your .login script or a plasma startup script, or even through xinit.

I don't know where to look or to find a login.script or where to store a plasma startup script.
How would xinit be involved?


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