How to copy ~/.kde from old system to new?

Nils Kassube kassube at
Sat Apr 26 19:46:04 UTC 2008

Bruce Marshall wrote:
> On the other hand,  copying all of  ~/.kde over from an older release
> shouldn't be a problem because if something goes bad,  you can always
> delete the copy and start .kde from scratch on the new release.   And
> still have your old copy of it.

Overwriting ~/.kde with data from an older release should never be a 
problem because the files will be updated to the new version after the 
next login. However overwriting with data from a newer version than the 
actually started version might be a problem.


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