LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 02-03-2010, 09:24 PM   #1
targettl
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2009
Location: Launceston
Distribution: Kubuntu
Posts: 84

Rep: Reputation: 16
Okular keeps on producing errors on boot


When I turn my computer on I get heaps of errors from Okular saying that /tmp/kde-luke/* cannot be opened. I think it is doing this because I downloaded files from Firefox and opened them then closed firefox before closing the pdf files.

I have tried uninstalling a purging Okular deleting the applications stuff in my home directory but it is still obsessed with these files. The only way I have been able to stop these annoying pop ups is by having the application uninstalled or running a starup script that will create these files on boot.

Anybody got any better ideas on how to stop this annoyance?
 
Old 02-04-2010, 02:21 PM   #2
Mara
Moderator
 
Registered: Feb 2002
Location: Grenoble
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 9,539

Rep: Reputation: 149Reputation: 149
Check the ownership of the /tmp/ directory and /tmp/kde-luke/. Is luke your user name? If the directory /tmp/kde-luke/ is not owned by you, it may be the problem.
 
Old 02-04-2010, 06:04 PM   #3
targettl
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2009
Location: Launceston
Distribution: Kubuntu
Posts: 84

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 16
There is no problem with the permissions, as you would know the files in /tmp are wiped on shutdown or boot and the problem is that Okular wants to check that these files exist for some stupid reason.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Direct opening of pdf files with okular giving error. raju.mopidevi Suse/Novell 0 11-26-2009 08:21 PM
kde 4 - kubuntu - okular with japanese fonts checkmate3001 Linux - Software 1 02-24-2009 03:17 AM
okular in Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex Peter Shepard Ubuntu 1 01-06-2009 11:34 AM
Why Do I Need KDE for Okular PDF Reader?? taurusx5 Linux - Software 1 04-03-2008 08:11 PM
adduser and passwrd in Fedora 1.92 is producing errors Rich@Termisoc Linux - General 5 03-20-2005 04:19 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:37 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration