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Old 08-30-2008, 04:42 PM   #1
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kde 4.1 window decorations are gone

I switched to 'compiz' in the sessions setup in kde 4.1 and lost all window decorations. Setting it back to 'kwin' did not restore the window decorations/frame. Blew away my ~/.kde and ~/.kde4 directories and still no window decorations.

Using gnome now.
Old 08-31-2008, 09:58 PM   #2
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rm ~/.kde and ~/.kde4 from gnome

If I remove the kde directories while using gnome and then switch back to kde the window decorations are restored. I'm still using gnome as my default window manager.


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