Chrome reads the proxy settings from Gnome correctly. However, when I run Chrome under KDE, the proxy integration is broken:
In the settings of Chrome, clicking the “Change proxy settings” opens the KDE proxy setting dialog correctly (the command
kcmshell4 proxyactually is executed).
However, after the proxy settings are made, Chrome does not read it out. (Test the proxy settings on http://whatismyip.systutorials.com/ ).
The versions of softwares:
Linux: Fedora 17, with kernel 3.7.9-104.fc17.x86_64
This seems a bug ever and is fixed ( https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=106052#c6 ). Not sure whether it is caused by this.
It seems that Chrome tries to read KDE’s configuration files from
~/.kde4/.... However, in Fedora, the KDE configuration files are under
One trick makes it work:
$ cd ~ $ ln -s .kde .kde4