./configure --prefix

Victor Röder Victor_Roeder at GMX.de
Wed Jan 16 22:45:05 UTC 2002

Hi, Roland!

> I start KDE-3 applications under KDE-2 all the time, but there are some
> issues. I would recommend that you first make a copy of your .kde and
> Desktop directories. Copy them to say, ~/DesktopKDE3 and ~./kde3. Then
> set KDEHOME to ~/.kde3 and start kcontrol from where you can set your
> desktop and trash directories to ~/DesktopKDE3.
> Now you have everything you need to run KDE-2 and KDE-3 from the same
> account _and_ you can safely start KDE-3 apps from KDE-2.
> Sometimes, if you start a KDE-3 app under KDE-2, kdeinit will restart
> dcopserver and will start the KDE-3 version. Then your desktop has been
> hijacked. Either relogin or restart a KDE-2 kdeinit.
> Cut and Paste between KDE-3 and KDE-2 apps does not always work, at
> least not for me.
> Good luck,

Thank you for the description and hopefully I will have some luck :-).


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