[kdepim-users] Distribution lists disappear

Richard Dawson rcdawson at att.net
Tue Oct 27 03:32:58 GMT 2009

On Monday 26 October 2009 06:09:39 am Kevin Krammer wrote:
> On Monday, 2009-10-26, Richard Dawson wrote:
> > I am running Mandriva 2009.1 with KDE 4.2.4, Kontact 1.4.4, kmail 1.11.4,
> >  and KAddressBook 4.1.
> >
> >  When I create a distribution list in KAddressBook, it will disappear as
> >  soon as I close and reopen Kontact which closes both the mail client and
> >  the address book.  I tried fooling around to see if a least could be
> >  utilized in addressing a message in kmail, but in doing so I crashed the
> >  program.
> >
> > This problem was addressed on this list back in August of 2009.  Ingo
> >  Klocker raised essentially the same problem.  A certain "technique" for
> >  creating distribution lists was suggested.  Apparently it worked for
> > him. It doesn't work for me.
> What resources do you have enabled in KAddressBook (or, alternativelyin
> Systemsettings -> Advanced Tab -> KDE Resources)?
> Cheers,
> Kevin

Following Systemsettings -> advanced tab -> KDE Resources I find, the 
Contacts:  Default A, type file, standard yes.
Calendar:  Default C, type file, standard yes.
Notes:  Notes, type file, standard yes
Alarms:  No resources

For what it is worth, when I installed Mandriva 2009.1, The addressbook did 
not get installed.  I had to download it from Mandriva's repository 


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