Evolution Restart FC2

David Malcolm dmalcolm at redhat.com
Thu Nov 4 15:44:10 UTC 2004

On Thu, 2004-11-04 at 14:42 +0000, Jonathan Allen wrote:
> All,
> How can I 'restart' Evolution for a user's account ?  I installed it
> for them, and it picked up all their pine folders but the IMAP configuration
> was wrong, so they caried on using pine for a few more days.  I erased the
> ~/evolution directory tree in their home directory, expecting that it
> would re-do the initial user set-up, but it didn't.  How can I set that
> user back to square one ?

It also stores stuff in GConf.  Assuming you want to restart from
scratch, try running (logged in as that user):

gconftool-2 --recursive-unset /apps/evolution

The first-time wizard is run if /apps/evolution/mail/accounts is unset
on startup, IIRC

> Jonathan

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