On Wednesday 21 October 2009 10:02:53 Christoph Kaulich wrote:
Am Mittwoch 21 Oktober 2009 10:48:27 schrieb Christoph Kaulich:
> Am Mittwoch 21 Oktober 2009 10:39:04 schrieb Anne Wilson:
> > On Wednesday 21 October 2009 08:14:00 Christoph Kaulich wrote:
> > > Am Dienstag 20 Oktober 2009 20:51:35 schrieb Anne Wilson:
> > > > I've just installed qt-4.6.0-0.2.beta1.fc11 on my main laptop -
> > > > I've been putting it off. Kontact will not start at all. I
> > > > renaming the kontactrc, but it made no difference. KMail,
> > > > KAddressbook, KOrganizer and Akregator all work as stand-alone.
> > > > Any ideas?
> > >
> > > I have a similiar problem here, i t is korganizerrc to rename, then
> > > kontact ist starting again.
> > Hi, Christoph
> > You are right - it's a different manifestation of the same problem on
> > the netbook. There kontact would open, but crashed if I tried to open
> > the calendar. Here kontact wouldn't open at all. In both cases
> > renaming korganizerrc cured it.
> > I've kompared korganizerrc and korganizerrc.old - the first is 14 lines
> > long, and the old one is 140 lines long, so the new one is definitely
> > minimalist. However, I don't know enough to recognise what part of the
> > old one is causing the problem.
> > Thanks for pointing me in the right direction, once again ;-)
> > Anne
> Hi Anne,
> it's hard to say what is causing the break. I removed my korganizerrc
> this morning cause ontact wasn't starting.
> Then I made all the swtiches I did yesterday, to get the corrupted one
> back again, I restarted kontact and is was working.
> I will keep trying to find the corrupted line, but this may take some
Just made some triaging, it seems to be, this time, i the line:
which made things break,removing it makes kontact start.
Anne can you reproduce this?
I doubt if it's coincidence that my preferred view is month - so you could
well be right. This is what happened with my experiments.
I removed korganizerrc and restarted kontact. No problem.
I changed to Calendar and set it to Month view. Then closed kontact.
Restarted kontact - except that it didn't start.
Opened korganizerrc in kwrite, changed Month to Week. Kontact didn't start.
Removed korganizerrc. Kontact didn't start. KOrganizer wouldn't start as
I started closing windows with a view to restarting the desktop, but tried
Kontact once more, just before doing the restart - Kontact started. I'm
assuming that korganizer was using a cached rc at the time that it wouldn't
Interestingly, it started in Week mode. On checking the rc I find that there
is no line setting the mode.
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