Re: OT KDE KATE was: [Re: [EUREKA] Re: [Progress] Re: Reorganizing bookmarks - HOW?]
- Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2018 12:07:08 -0800
- From: NoOp <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Subject: Re: OT KDE KATE was: [Re: [EUREKA] Re: [Progress] Re: Reorganizing bookmarks - HOW?]
On 01/02/2018 10:36 PM, Richard Owlett wrote:
> On 01/02/2018 10:39 PM, NoOp wrote:
>> On 01/02/2018 09:28 AM, Richard Owlett wrote:
>>> On 01/01/2018 08:37 PM, NoOp wrote:
>>>> On 01/01/2018 05:56 PM, NoOp wrote:
>>>>> Or python: https://docs.python.org/3/library/json.html#module-json.tool
>>>>> $ cat bookmarks-2017-12-31.json | python -m json.tool > pretty.json
>>>>> $ gedit pretty.json
>>>>> "charset": "UTF-8",
>>>>> "dateAdded": 1291676484000000,
>>>>> "guid": "E2VyXb4tHph4",
>>>>> "id": 26,
>>>>> "index": 3,
>>>>> "lastModified": 1251830510000000,
>>>>> "title": "The SeaMonkey\u00ae Project",
>>>>> "type": "text/x-moz-place",
>>>>> "typeCode": 1,
>>>>> "uri": "http://www.seamonkey-project.org/"
>>>> Sorry, forgot to mention - you can use kate instead of gedit export
>>>> to html:
>>> No need for the html.
>>> The combination of
>>> $ jq . bookmarks-2017-12-31.json > tmppretty.json
>>> $ kate tmppretty.json
>>> Then deleting excess spaces/tabs and newlines followed by saving to
>>> bookmarks-2017-12-31.json solves all my problems. Or if
>>> tmppretty.json is acceptable to SeaMonkey it will be simpler.
>>> I'm using Debian Stretch results in some minor problems with kate:
>>> 1. F1(help) launches SeaMonkey but displays nothing.
>>> I did a full KDE install on a test machine and it works there.
>>> Where is the help file located.
>> F1 getst me to:
> I eventually found that.
> For those of us without unlimited data, I believe that it can be
> downloaded as https://docs.kde.org/trunk5/en/applications/kate/kate.pdf
> [I've downloaded but not yet read].
Thanks for that. I found on:
(I'm not a KDE guy & only use Kate on occassion.)
>>> 2. Is there a traditional mailing list or USENET group for asking
>>> questions? I find web based fora almost impossible.
>> also on gmane.org (news.gmane.org):
> Not really, gmane died about a year ago.
Try this one instead:
> My news server does not list comp.kde.devel.kate .
> Where can I find it?
> Is it appropriate list for new users?
> Can someone verify my problem with the F1 key?
F1 key works fine for me & links to:
Set Firefox or similar as your default browser and see if it reacts the
> If so, where to report?
I suspect that it is related to your distro/SeaMonkey setup. I am using
$ lsb_release -a
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS
$ echo $GDMSESSION
Again, try setting Firefox as your default browser & then see if you
still get a blank browser window with F1.
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