windows not preserved across sessions

Nils Kassube kassube at
Sat Apr 18 14:27:39 UTC 2015

Glenn Holmer wrote:
> On 04/07/2015 06:25 AM, Glenn Holmer wrote:
> >
> > I'm still seeing this with beta 2 and current patches. I'm
> > concerned,
> > since the scheduled release date is 2015-04-23. Surely it's not
> > going to go out the door like that?
> Since we're in freeze now, it looks like Kubuntu 15.04 will be
> released with this bug unfixed. I'm very disappointed.
> What can I do to raise its visibility with the developers?

Send a patch?

But seriously, it looks like an unfixed upstream bug. And it doesn't 
even look like a showstopper bug to me, although it isn't nice for 
people using the feature of restoring a manually saved session. 
Therefore I wouldn't expect a fix in 15.04.

OTOH, as a workaround you could start with an empty session and run your 
beloved applications from the ~/.kde/Autostart/ folder with a script 
like this:

kstart --desktop 1 konsole
sleep 10
kstart --desktop 8 firefox

>From past experience I remember that placing applications on different 
desktops didn't work well without a delay between the kstart commands, 
that's why I used the extra sleep command. Perhaps the sleep command may 
not be necessary or the 10 seconds delay could be reduced on your 


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