Originally Posted by bathory
Since it's a program that uses X, you need to specify the DISPLAY variable prior running the program. Also it's always better to use the full path to the program executable. So after running "at 1400", use:
Note: this won't work unless you are also logged in... AND are using display 0.0. My wife also uses my system so I currently have 1.0 so this command would not work for me either. It may also have a problem if the screen is locked (displays don't show until unlocked).
Since ktorrent is GUI based application, it may not start without the GUI interface directing it to start (not sure about whether it would automatically resume something that was active when it exited...)