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Old 05-28-2011, 11:40 AM   #1
taylorkh
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Fusion Linux error message


I am playing with Fusion 14 - a rather strange beast. I appear to have a mix of Gnome and (what ever else it is fused to) but more on that in another post.

I have an error dialog popping up to the effect
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Configuration file "/home/ken/.kde/share/config/ksysguardrc" not writable. Please contact your system administrator.
Well the system administrator is me So I asked myself if I had permission to the file
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[ken@taylor12 config]$ ls ksys* -la
-rw-------. 1 ken ken 302 May 28 11:23 ksysguardrc
and I do. I can also write to the directory containing the file.

Any thoughts or advise? I am not running Kde so I am not sure why something is trying to deal with Kde configuration.

TIA,

Ken
 
Old 05-28-2011, 12:11 PM   #2
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Check every piece of the path to /home/ken/.kde/share/config/ksysguardrc for correct ownership and modes. /home, /home/ken, etc. Though by virtue of you being CD'd to /home/ken/.kde/share/config/ I guess they're OK.

Is your home directory an NFS or other network mount?
 
Old 05-28-2011, 02:03 PM   #3
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Thanks AlucardZero,

The whole install is on an old hard drive which I plugged in just to give Fusion a try. I just installed a whole bunch of updates and now the thing will not boot. I may just reinstall the whole mess and try it again.

Ken
 
  


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