Bug 74795 - When not installing the KDE desktop, QT/KDE apps doesnt use Bluecurve
When not installing the KDE desktop, QT/KDE apps doesnt use Bluecurve
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kdebase (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
: 80103 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 67217 79578
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Reported: 2002-10-01 15:08 EDT by Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-06 19:02:30 EST
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Description Kenneth Rohde Christiansen 2002-10-01 15:08:48 EDT
Description of problem:
It seems that the KDE/QT Bluecurve theme is applied when logging into KDE for
the first time. This means when not installing the KDE desktop, and only a few
KDE apps, these apps will not use Bluecurve as default theme 

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Steps to Reproduce:
Install Red Hat 8.0 without KDE Desktop

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Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-10-01 15:28:31 EDT
Gack! This never got fixed? This was really, really supposed to be fixed, I
thought it was marked blocker and then closed.
Comment 2 Ngo Than 2002-10-07 06:55:25 EDT
you still have old qt/kde settings in your home. You have to remove ~/.qt and

Comment 3 Kenneth Rohde Christiansen 2002-10-07 07:05:43 EDT
Definately NOT. This was no upgrade, and I didnt reuse my home/ dir. This was a
new installation on my new labtop. I have seen this bug on two other computers
aswell. Consider to reopen the bug.
Comment 4 Ngo Than 2002-10-08 16:34:03 EDT
could please send your /usr/lib/qt-3.0.5/etc/settings/qtrc and ~/.qt/qtrc.
I think somehing is wrong here.
Comment 5 Ngo Than 2003-02-03 08:41:44 EST
*** Bug 80103 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Owen Taylor 2003-02-03 16:12:50 EST
With the current packages, I'm not getting the right Qt theme even
when I _do_ log into KDE, and log out, then log into GNOME.

~/.qt/qtrc contains style=keramik, which is overriding the 
/usr/lib/qt-[VERSION]/etc/settings/qtrc value of Bluecurve.
Comment 7 Havoc Pennington 2003-02-03 16:18:21 EST
Taking out of NEEDINFO since owen posted qtrc contents that seem to explain the
Comment 8 Ngo Than 2003-02-06 19:02:30 EST
it's a bug in kdelibs and is fixed in kdelibs-3.1-3.

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