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Old 12-27-2004, 12:26 PM   #1
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Distribution: slackware 10.0 with 2.4.26 kernel
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i want to start idesk but it says configfile not found or missing 'config' table in the config file
and also no icons in /.idesktop but when i putted some in there he says the same?????? i'm running slack ofcourse on a P1
Old 12-27-2004, 04:46 PM   #2
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CHECK THIS ----------->
You need to have a idesk config in ur /home/username dir... make one if you dont have one
.ideskrc <---------- heres the config .......see below fer Xample of .ideskrc config file
table Config
FontName: tahoma
FontSize: 8
FontColor: #ffffff
Locked: false
Transparency: 150
Shadow: true
ShadowColor: #000000
ShadowX: 1
ShadowY: 2
Bold: false
ClickDelay: 300
IconSnap: true
SnapWidth: 55
SnapHeight: 100
SnapOrigin: BottomRight
SnapShadow: true
SnapShadowTrans: 200
CaptionOnHover: false

table Actions
Lock: control right doubleClk
Reload: middle doubleClk
Drag: left hold
EndDrag: left singleClk

Execute[0]: left doubleClk
Execute[1]: right doubleClk

---------- ..idesktop --------------
in ur .idesktop make a file call it aterm.lnk in that put this in it
table Icon
Caption: aterm
Icon: /home/username/.idesktop/shell.png
X: 1222
Y: 198
Command[0]: aterm <------------ left mouse click
Command[1]: random_colors <----------- aterm in diff... colors right mouse click
the X n Y r the gemotry postion of ur icon on the desktop
command [0] N [1] i use the right N left click on the icon
And make sure you have the .png or whateva ones you use
put em in ur .idesktop folder

Last edited by Navaboy; 12-27-2004 at 04:53 PM.
Old 12-28-2004, 05:23 AM   #3
Registered: Dec 2004
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Distribution: slackware 10.0 with 2.4.26 kernel
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thanks a lot navaboy
this forum rocks when it comes to help with linux i thank you and everyone that has ever helped me
what should i do without you guys?


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