Issues regarding customizing Kubuntu

Simon Quigley tsimonq2 at
Wed Jul 26 22:25:25 UTC 2017


On 7/26/17 8:12 AM, Franklin Weng wrote:
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> 1. plasmashell doesn't honor the XDG related environment variables:  I
> set the XDG env variables like XDG_MENU_PREFIX, XDG_CONFIG_DIRS, ...
> etc. in the Xsession.d which should be loaded *before* kinit5 started. 
> However these environment variables are not passed to kinit5 and hence
> XDG_MENU_PREFIX wouldn't work, which would cause that it always reads
> /etc/xdg/menu/ .

We had this same problem in LXQt, and it is an upstream Qt issue that
has been fixed in Qt 5.9, which should hit Artful soon.

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