personalizing about:konqueror

Derek Broughton news at
Fri Feb 15 09:24:15 UTC 2008

nepal wrote:

> On Thursday 14 February 2008, D. R. Evans wrote:
>> Hmmm.... so it's stored outside the user's file
>> hierarchy? That sucks. So I guess that my follow-on
>> question is: do you know how I make "about:konqueror"
>> load a different page than
>> /usr/share/apps/konqueror/about/launch.html?
> what about removing or renaming the above launch.html file
> and using the name "launch.html" to create a symbolic link
> to the actual file you want to use.

Most things in /usr/share/apps have corresponding overrides in
~/.kde/share/apps, so the first thing to try would be copying launch.html
to ~/.kde/share/apps/konqueror/about/launch.html and modifying that - and
sure enought, it works.

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