Bug 178326 - kdebase: create/own {/usr,/etc/kde}/{env,shutdown}
kdebase: create/own {/usr,/etc/kde}/{env,shutdown}
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdebase (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2006-01-19 09:50 EST by Rex Dieter
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-05-15 15:19:22 EDT
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Description Rex Dieter 2006-01-19 09:50:37 EST
As referenced in /usr/bin/startkde, kdebase should create/own the directories: 
that contain kde-specific source'd startup and shutdown scripts, respectively.
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2006-02-15 12:47:52 EST
I have added both env and shutdown directories under /etc/kde/ 
in next kdebase rebuild. Of course, the startkde script will be adjusted to 
look the scripts there. 
Comment 2 Rex Dieter 2006-02-15 13:17:45 EST
*** Bug 175744 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2006-02-15 13:36:17 EST
In order to stay compatible with upstream, IMO, it would be safest to modify
startkde to look in *both* /usr and /etc/kde for env/ and shutdown/
Comment 4 Rex Dieter 2006-04-11 10:57:41 EDT
Ngo, can you respond to my comment #3?  Seen a few users get confused because
kde docs tell them to use /usr/env and /usr/shutdown, and that doesn't work on
FC-5.  (-:
Comment 5 Ngo Than 2006-04-12 08:49:09 EDT
yes, it should still look in /usr/env and /usr/shutdown to stay compatible with
upstream. It's now fixed in CVS. For FC5, i will fix it soon.

Thanks for your report.
Comment 6 Rex Dieter 2006-06-22 13:17:42 EDT
Just checked cvs, and the only dir ownership I see is in -devel branch, and
there it's only /etc/kde/env/ (missing /etc/kde/shutdown/).  

The patch (to use /etc/kde/{env,shutdown) instead of /usr/{env,shutdown} )
appears to be applied to all branches (FC-4, FC-5, devel).

While you're at it, I'd recommend creating/owning (empty) /usr/env,
/usr/shutdown dirs as well, but that's your call.
Comment 7 Rex Dieter 2006-08-22 08:33:28 EDT
Ping, EasyFix here.
Comment 8 Rex Dieter 2007-05-15 15:19:22 EDT
* Tue May 15 2007 Rex Dieter <rdieter[AT]fedoraproject.org> - 6:3.5.6-9
- create/own {/usr,/etc/kde}/{env,shutdown} (#178326)

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