Bug 7010 - Unable to open two displays correctly with kde
Unable to open two displays correctly with kde
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kdebase (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
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Reported: 1999-11-15 06:54 EST by Marc Regimbeau
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-11-15 08:10:38 EST
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Description Marc Regimbeau 1999-11-15 06:54:46 EST
Every time you open a kde client, the startkde shell deletes every socket
files in /tmp/, including those opened by any other kde client.
Then, it's impossible to open any window from an kde panel.

You can easily solve that problem by deleting only the files corresponding
to your current display.

#for file in /tmp/kfm_* /tmp/kio* ; do

real_display=`echo $DISPLAY | sed "s/://" | sed "s/\..*//"`
for file in /tmp/kfm_*_$real_display /tmp/kio*_$real_display ; do
   if [ -O $file ]; then
        rm -fr $file
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 1999-11-15 08:10:59 EST
I've fixed it for the KDE 2.0 snapshots today; I'll fix it for 1.1.x soon.

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