no change in background color

Mahmood Naderan nt_mahmood at
Wed Dec 22 16:47:44 GMT 2010

>chown -R $USER:$USER ~/.kde
>that should do it.
Thanks for the tip. More on that I found that "kateschemarc" was owned by root! 
I don't know why.... color management (background, foreground, ...) is hadled by 
that file. Now it is fine :)

So that was not a bug in neither kdevelop nor kate. Thanks for your help and 
// Naderan *Mahmood;

From: Milian Wolff <mail at>
To: kdevelop at
Sent: Wed, December 22, 2010 5:42:08 PM
Subject: Re: no change in background color

Mahmood Naderan, 22.12.2010:
> Hi Milian,
> I found something.... if I run "sudo kdevelop" from konsole, then I can see
> the changed color however by running just "kdevelop" in the konsole, I can
> not chnage the color. I think my user can not write the modified
> configuration because of write permission. If I know where the
> configuration is written by kdevelop then I change use chmod fo fix that.

chown -R $USER:$USER ~/.kde

that should do it.
Milian Wolff
mail at

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