googleearth on kubuntu
kassube at gmx.net
Fri Dec 5 20:37:14 UTC 2008
Brian Norman Wootton wrote:
> I get the full googleearth functionality when I run it under root(sudo)
> but if I run it as a user(me) I get the googleearth window opening OK
> but with only the black star background, no picture of earth at all. I
> presume there's some file permission(s) wrong somewhere, any ideas
> where I might try looking would be most useful.
Don't search for the file with wrong permissions - just reclaim all files
in your directory tree with the command
sudo chown -R $USER:$USER $HOME
in a terminal. I think that will fix it.
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