How to get rid of Dolphin, and use Konqueror as file manager

Nigel Henry cave.dnb2m97pp at
Sat Apr 5 21:44:26 UTC 2008

On Saturday 05 April 2008 23:19, Nigel Henry wrote:
> I have to admit that Dolphin is the worst file manager I have seen, and
> want to get rid of it. I've always used Konqueror as a file manager on my
> distros that use KDE, and have no problems with it.
> I've managed to creat a link to application for the Konqueror file manager
> on my desktop, and that works ok, but I also have links on the desktop to
> harddrive partitions on another drive. If I click on these, they still
> insist on using Dolphin to display directories/files on these partitions.
> Any suggestions on how to get rid of Dolphin, and how to be able to use
> Konqueror as "the" global file manager, as I do on all my other Linux
> distros that use KDE.
> Thanks for any help.
> Nigel.

Sorry for the noise. I've just removed Dolphin using synaptic, and now 
everything is back to normal, with Konqueror being used as the default file 


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