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Re: [trinity-users] Keyboard in Trinity and K*-trinity applications in LXDE

From: Slávek Banko <slavek.banko@...>
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2012 20:20:41 +0200
Dne po 8. října 2012 David Hare napsal(a):
> On 08/10/12 16:19, Slávek Banko wrote:
> > Under LXDE TDE programs can not run, because TDE is not set in
> >
> >>  >>  the system PATH. TDE into PATH usually adds startkde. Try:
> >>  >>
> >>  >>  export PATH=/opt/trinity/bin:$PATH
> >>  >>  export KDEDIR=/opt/trinity
> >>  >>  export KDEHOME=$HOME/.trinity
> >>  >>
> >>  >>  ...and then run TDE programs.
>
> I tried adding these lines in ~/.bashrc :
>
> PATH=/opt/trinity/bin:$PATH
> KDEDIR=/opt/trinity
> KDEHOME=$HOME/.trinity
>
> (after relogin) No luck calling tde apps from a LXDE "run" box without
> full path (e.g. /opt/trinity/bin/kwrite)
>
> When added also to ~/.profile - on relogin it worked without full path.
> Why I don't know, I thought .profile sourced .bashrc at login. Never
> mind, that does the job.
>
> Maybe the same for /root e.g. for a text editor, not tried yet.
>
> If you migrated a whole bulk of settings from another system any
> trouble is most likely config files not tde bug, setting up a new
> "test" user account will prove that
>
> David
>

Is the user's shell bash or dash?
I have in .profile:

#if [ -f ~/.bashrc ]; then
#    source ~/.bashrc
#fi

In other words, .bashrc is not processed from .profile.

Slavek
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