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Old 09-20-2010, 11:18 AM   #1
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Unhappy accidentally delete /opt folder

Hi everyone,,

I did a silly mistake that i delete /opt folder directory,,,
because of this is affecting desktop environment(KDE 4.1) causing of too many blank icon that i cant run the application like network manager etc

can anyone help to solve this problem or maybe can i reinstall kde desktop environment because now is very hard to launch particular application
Old 09-20-2010, 11:24 AM   #2
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Which distro are you using? Is it rpm or debian based? If it is rpm based, you could use "rpm -qaV" to identify which files are missing and "rpm -qf <full path to file>" to identify which package supplies the file. Since you deleted the entire /opt directory, and if kde 4.1 is based on this directory, reinstalling kde might be the best option.
Old 09-20-2010, 11:34 AM   #3
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Im using Opensuse 11.1 distro
and how to reinstalling kde?
Sorry newbie,,


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