LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-17-2004, 04:28 PM   #1
TCv1
Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Posts: 14

Rep: Reputation: 0
Konqueror says Directory not there on bootup


I keep getting this error whenever I log in to my user account:

"The file or folder /home/[username-edited-out]/work/color-schemes does not exist."

This comes up after logging in and the system tray items are loaded. Checked all the rc and config files (even hidden ones) in my #HOME dir and couldn't find any reference to this directory.

Is there a way to stop this from happening? I don't want/need the directory to be there so I would like it to log in and not need that directory.

Anyone know a fix?
 
Old 02-17-2004, 10:30 PM   #2
TCv1
Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Posts: 14

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
I've narrowed it down to a file in $HOME/[username]/.kde/share/config/session/konqueror_[somenumbers]_[more numbers]_[more numbers]

In it it has a line as so:

View2_URL=file:$HOME/work/color-schemes

Now, if I manually delete that and then re-login or even reboot, the same thing gets put back in the file.

I'm assuming this is where KDE stores the info to load each session. Problem is, I don't know where it's getting this from to replace it if I delete it from the file. I've pretty much checked everywhere I could think of. KDE's find files tool seems broken (always crashes on me and never finds anything) and Grep also just keeps running and running and running... if I grep 'color-schemes' /* and it will never finish (at least, I don't feel like waiting the amount of time it's taking).

I still have no idea how to get this fixed. Anyone have any ideas?
 
Old 02-17-2004, 11:43 PM   #3
TCv1
Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Posts: 14

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
I got it fixed (that was fast

I was chatting with some folks in IRC about it and was led to opening Control Center, KDE Components, Session manager and click to start with a blank session. Then logged out, then back in. No error message! So I had to restart a couple system tray icons (like the mixer, post-it notes, etc.) and then back in KDE Components I selected to restore a manually saved session. After being sure everything I don't want open was closed, I went into the KMenu and saw the "Save Session" option and clicked on that. Logged out and back in, and everything is fine. No error messages!

So if anyone else gets in this pickle, that's how I got it solved, thanks to folks in IRC, of course...
 
  


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
Where is the plugins directory of Konqueror satimis Fedora 1 04-29-2005 09:23 AM
Open current directory from konsole to konqueror? gflores Linux - Newbie 4 02-21-2005 11:18 PM
Home directory with Konqueror bichenoubi Mandriva 9 05-27-2004 09:42 PM
Konqueror directory trouble in SuSE 9 uniQ Linux - General 3 04-01-2004 03:28 AM
execvp: No such file or Directory on bootup Tenover Linux - General 3 02-06-2004 05:25 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:58 PM.

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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration