Use DrKonqi instead of apport

Myriam Schweingruber myriam at
Thu Dec 3 18:23:41 UTC 2009

On Thu, Dec 3, 2009 at 11:07, Reinhold Rumberger <rrumberger at> wrote:
> Hi list!
> I've been wondering for a while now if there is a way of using
> DrKonqi (KDE bug reporting tool) instead of apport for KDE
> applications and keep using apport for everything else.
> The reason for this is, that apport doesn't work for the current KDE
> version from the launchpad PPA. (Which is the way it's supposed to
> be.) These bug reports shouldn't go to launchpad but to,
> making apport a nuisance...

You can simply disable apport by editing this file:

sudo nano (or whatever editor you prefer) /etc/default/apport

And set the enabled line to 0 instead of 1

It should then fall back on Dr. Konqi by default.

Regards, Myriam.
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