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Old 09-21-2003, 08:08 AM   #1
escordeiro
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Konqueror downloaded files


Hi everyone...

I just downloaded a big ZIP file in my dial-up connection (took me all night), and when I woke up, the Konqueror was browsing the ZIP file. So I thought "OK, it's where I told it to save it, right?"...so I closed Konqueror and opened the folder I thought it was in and...it wasn't....(and, in fact, I never chose a place to save it in )

My question is: where does Konqueror keeps its temporary downloaded files???

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Old 09-21-2003, 09:44 AM   #2
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Because of your system's write permissions, the file is almost certainly saved to your home directory, some subdirectory thereof, or /tmp.

If you can remember the name of the file, you can use the "locate" command to find it. The syntax is "locate <some.part.of.your.filename.text>". You may have to run updatedb (may take several minutes) first to refresh the locate database.
 
Old 09-21-2003, 02:52 PM   #3
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If you simply try to down load something else
the download manager will pop up at the last folder you downloaded to
 
Old 09-21-2003, 04:13 PM   #4
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Thanks a lot guys, I did find a /tmp folder in my /home directory, but unfortunately it seems that the downloaded file was deleted when I closed Konqueror...guess I'll have to re-download after all

Thanks again and regards!
 
  


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