I'm running Standard Debian Wheezy with KDE 4.8.4 and Kate 3.8.4.
The Kate text editor's syntax highlighting files are located in:
If I run
and $KDEDIR is empty. This results in that only XML files in the upper direcory are used for highlighting.
In several other forums, I saw that it should work to create a folder "syntax" in
If I put syntax-highlighting files there on my system, they appear to be ignored.
How can someone change/set the directory for the syntax-highlighting files used by Kate to an arbitrary directory?