[SATLUG] Did something stupid ...

Alex Bartonek bartonekdragracing at yahoo.com
Sun Jun 7 15:05:27 CDT 2009




--- On Sun, 6/7/09, Herb Cee <hc at lookcee.com> wrote:

> From: Herb Cee <hc at lookcee.com>
> Subject: Re: [SATLUG] Did something stupid ...
> To: "The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List" <satlug at satlug.org>
> Date: Sunday, June 7, 2009, 11:25 AM
> Alex Bartonek wrote:
> > 
> > --- On Sat, 6/6/09, Alan Lesmerises <alesmerises at satx.rr.com>
> wrote:
> >    
> >> I'm using the Gnome default (for now).
> >> 
> >> Al Lesmerises
> >>     
> > 
> > 
> > Since you're using gnome, I dont remember which dir
> has your settings but you can just rename .gnome2, .gconfd,
> .gnome2_private, .gconf to something else and add
> _old.  When you log back in as that user you should be
> back to a regular gnome setup.  Then you can rename 1
> dir back at a time until you're hosed again then you know
> what directory houses the compiz settings.  I've done
> this before and tanked it just like you.  I just dont
> remember which dir houses the preferences.
> > 
> > -Alex
> >   
> 
> Thanks Alex that is a cool troubleshooting tip, I putting
> it in my LinuxTips file.
> herb
> > 


its a half arsed way to do it but I just cant remember where the config file is.  I've tanked gnome before to where this would have been the best way to fix it.

-Alex


      


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