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Re: kde: kio accessing files in /etc



On Sun, 2006-05-07 at 11:35 -0400, Jason Dixon wrote:
> On May 7, 2006, at 11:18 AM, dave feustel wrote:
> 
> > On Sunday 07 May 2006 10:53, Jason Dixon wrote:
> >> On May 7, 2006, at 10:38 AM, dave feustel wrote:
> >>> After running kde on 3.9 I found the following error messages in
> >>> the kde error
> >>> log:
> >>>
> >>> kio (KDirWatch): WARNING: KDirWatch::removeDir can't handle
> >>> '/etc/samba/smb.conf'
> >>> kio (KDirWatch): WARNING: KDirWatch::removeDir can't handle
> >>> '/etc/security/fileshare.conf'
> >>> kio (KDirWatch): WARNING: KDirWatch::removeDir can't handle '/etc/
> >>> exports'
> >>>
> >>> Why would kio access files in /etc?
> >>
> >> Why do you continue to ask questions like this?  What do you think
> >> kio is used for?  Does your firewall block Google, or are you just  
> >> lazy?
> >
> > Thanks for the suggestion. I had not thought of trying google for  
> > the answer
> > to this question. I just now googled for "kio /etc" and got 413,000  
> > hits. I
> > assume you either do not know, or choose not to post, the answer to my
> > question. But thanks anyways for the help which you did provide.
> >
> > The question is, if I am not doing anything with those files, then  
> > why is
> > kio accessing them?
> 
> I assumed that you would be bright enough to use Google to understand  
> the purpose of kio (virtual file system library).  I was mistaken in  
> giving you the benefit of the doubt.  Now that you know what kio is  
> for, does it start to make sense why it would access files in /etc  
> that pertain to file sharing?
That was rude.
> 
> --
> Jason Dixon
> DixonGroup Consulting
> http://www.dixongroup.net



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