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Re: [SLE] Strange Konqueror Problem
  • From: "Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D." <s.molnar@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 3 Jul 2005 12:01:30 -0400
  • Message-id: <200507031201.30106.s.molnar@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday July 03, 2005 11:24 am, Colin Carter wrote:
> On Monday 04 July 2005 01:18, Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D. wrote:
> > Konqueror 3.4.0/KDE 3.4.o level "b"/SuSE 9.3
> >
> > If I attempt to change to a subdirectory, or open a file, I get a 'Can't
> > open directory <name>' error. However I can open a directory by right
> > clicking on the directory and selecting Open in a new window.
> >
> > Browsing the net, however, Konqueror doesn't demonestrate this behavior.
> >
> > This isn't a serious problem as I prefer Krusader as a file manager and
> > Netscape as a browser. It is, rather, somewhat perplexing.
> >
> > What is going on, or more importantly, how do I fix it.
> > --
> > Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D. Life is a fuzzy set
> > Foundation for Chemistry Stochastic and multivariant
> > http://www.geocities.com/FoundationForChemistry
>
> I am a Newbie, so I'm not sure if my advice is all that good, but

Don't sell yourself short, everyone was a nubie at one time.

Your solution worked.

Many thanks.

> I had a similar problem. See my email "As if ..."
> I might suggest that you
> open konqueror, select 'settings'/'Configure Konqueror'
> then on the left panel select 'File Associations'
> hit the plus (+) sign next to inode to expand the display and
> you should see 'directory'. select it
> Under the 'Embedding' tab you should see a list of programs.
> At the top my radio button selection is the top one which
> says 'show file in embedded viewer'
> I have 9 entries under Services Preferred Order
>
> Good luck,
> Colin

--
Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D. Life is a fuzzy set
Foundation for Chemistry Stochastic and multivariant
http://www.geocities.com/FoundationForChemistry

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