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Old 06-11-2008, 02:53 PM   #1
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Kubuntu 8.04 desktop settings files

In the Kubuntu 8.04 with the old Kde3 environment I am plagued by a bug.
In the Systems Settings I configured the usual number of 8 desktops, where there are two desktops after installing.
After applying the settings for 8 desktops I have 8 desktops. But after a restart I get 2 desktops again.
Somewhere in my home dir there is a dir /.kde/share/config/ where all kinds of files are to be seen, but not what I am searching.
Where does Kde store the number-of-desktops-parameter?
Old 06-11-2008, 07:44 PM   #2
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How about setting it to 8 desktops and then saving your KDE session?

If you have it set to use the last saved session that's why its doing that.
Old 06-15-2008, 05:56 PM   #3
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Are you using compiz? There are some issues with the desktop pager and the 3-D "cube" desktop. I can't remember the exact details, but if you are not using compiz try just un-installing it.


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