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I'd like to override one of the applications set in
/usr/bin/. I have created an alternative with the same name in
~/bin/ which in in my
PATH (as set both in
.bashrc and in
When I start the application from the console, I get the expected result: my application is started instead of one from the distribution.
However, within KDE, when I do alt+F2 and type in the application name, the one in
/usr/bin starts instead of the one in
How do I set KDE so that
~/bin is recognized from everywhere in KDE.
I'll probably also have to edit the K-menu, although I am not sure how to do it with KDE4.