K3B hangs on FC14 x64
rdieter at math.unl.edu
Tue Feb 22 17:35:27 UTC 2011
Mick M. wrote:
> when I run k3b as 'mick' it hangs at the coloured 'checking system' box.
> I 'yum erase k3b*' then 'yum install k3b*' with the same result.
> Fully updated F14 x64 22.214.171.124-83.fc14.x86_64
> When 'su -' k3b from konsole:
Don't run k3b (or any kde app for that matter) using su -, it's known to
induce permission problems (hangs!) and other breakage. If you really need
something like that, using 'kdesu' is much preferred.
In this particular case, running k3b as another user (esp root) is ill-
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