kde4-config man page

kde4-config — Prints KDE installation paths

Synopsis

kde4-config [--expandvars] [--prefix] [--exec-prefix] [--libsuffix] [--localprefix] [--version] [--types] [--path type] [--userpath type] [--install type]

Description

kde4-config is a command line program used to retrieve information about KDE installation or user paths.

Use this program to determine where the various aspects of the KDE installation reside on your system.

Options

--expandvars

expand ${prefix} and ${exec_prefix} in output

--prefix

Compiled in prefix for KDE libraries

--exec-prefix

Compiled in exec_prefix for KDE libraries

--libsuffix

Compiled in library path suffix

--localprefix

Prefix in $HOME used to write files

--version

Compiled in version string for KDE libraries

--types

Print a list of all available KDE resource types

--path type

Search path for the specified type

--userpath type

User paths for the types: desktop|autostart|trash|document

--install type

Prefix to install resource files to

Examples

Print the top-level KDE installation directory:

% kde4-config --prefix

Print a list of all resource types:

% kde4-config --types

Print the installed wallpaper path:

% kde4-config --path wallpaper

See Also

kdeoptions(7)

Bugs

None known.

Author

Stephan Kulow <coolo@kde.org>

Author.

Info

2007-09-28 K Desktop Environment KDE User's Manual