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Old 11-19-2004, 07:14 AM   #1
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Where are settings for apps saved?


Greetings,

Just installed Mandrake. Nice OS.

Anyway, I've started using things like KOrganizer, the FTP software, and other miscellaneous things. My question is this: where are the settings and data stored for these programs?

For example I'd like to be sure that I backup the KOrganizer data when I learn how to use rsync. Is it all in the Home directory? I don't see it there.

Thanks in advance,
Mark
 
Old 11-19-2004, 08:58 AM   #2
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Most configuration files are stored in your home directory...

e.g. if you use KDE then all of it's config files will be in

~/.kde/shared

Likewise for gnome....

~/.gnome

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