[Bug 37280] "KDEInit could not launch XXXX"

Francois-Denis Gonthier neumann at lostwebsite.net
Thu Mar 30 05:40:03 UTC 2006

Public bug reported:

Affects: kdebase (Ubuntu)
       Severity: Normal
       Priority: (none set)
         Status: Unconfirmed

This is rather new, probably related to the update to KDE 3.5.2.  When I
use the "Run command" option in the K menu, I get a strange error
message for some applications.  For example, when I try to launch
kinfocenter I get "KDEinit could not launch 'kinfocenter'". The error
message is hard to see has it is hidden behind the Run command dialog
which is not hidden when this message is displayed.

The same thing happens when I try to run the same application with

I could not reproduce this bug with other program than kinfocenter, but
I can't say if it's specific to it yet.

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