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Month: August 2017

Re: [trinity-users] Is it possible to change the desktop directory in TDE?

From: Thierry de Coulon <tdecoulon@...>
Date: Sat, 5 Aug 2017 23:43:45 +0200
On Saturday 05 August 2017 22.50:27 wofgdkncxojef wrote:
> I tried that with MATE, and the desktop folder for MATE also changed.-_-

Yes, that's what I expect if I change .config/user-dirs.dirs

In .trinity/share/config/kdeglobals I found this:


I thought maybe there exists some unsused path setting for Desktop...

> Have you thought in creating a second user for gnome3?
> You can login in both simultaneously, and pass from one to the other
> with tty short cuts or change user. You can specialise the two
> environments for what ever you are doing. It would be more convenient.
> For sharing files, you can use group permissions and maybe a script, to
> avoid using sudo.

Yes, that could be a solution. Or I can live with the useless icons on the 
Gnome Desktop. I understand the idea of a global Desktop folder, but for 
users who use several desktops it becomes a (admittedly small) problem.

Thanks for the suggestion,