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Old 10-05-2003, 01:00 PM   #1
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installing splash screen probs.

how the heck do you install a splash screen?????
I opened a konsole? window, got into root dir's but the damm thing wont let me extract into the dir.

and if I have to, how do you login as root to do this?
Old 10-05-2003, 01:49 PM   #2
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"su" to switch to root
what exactly are you trying to do? extracting a file that contains a bootsplash theme?
Old 10-06-2003, 12:48 AM   #3
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yes, the Ice age one from

I did su and logged into root but it wont let me install the 4 files

I believe I had to make a dir called "/.kde/apps/share/ksplash/pics"
which I did but the file wont unzip? and said "you dont have permission"


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