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Old 08-08-2003, 04:03 AM   #1
bancole kader
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Where can I find the path of KDE ?


I run successfully KDE but my variable KDEDIR is not set .
Where can I find the information to set it myself ?

Thanks !!!
 
Old 08-08-2003, 05:26 AM   #2
FreddyH
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Hi,

The command 'which' followed by a script or programname will often give the results you need. In this case it would be 'which kde'. On my system this gives: /usr/X11R6/bin/kde.

Another option is 'locate', but on some distributions this must be installed.

Yet another option is find, i.e. 'find / -name *kde*'.

Good luck,
FreddyH
 
  


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