esteban1uy wrote:Monsta wrote:Well, if you run the shell as root it would probably seek for new extensions in /root/.local/share/gnome-shell/extensions... no?
That's right. That's a good reason to prefer /etc/share/... for the location of the extensions.
Not quite sure what either of you mean - you can put extensions in ~/.local/share/gnome-shell/extensions/ or in /usr/share/gnome-shell/extensions/ - the latter is for all users, the former for your user. My shell starts to act up if there are extensions in the local folder and I go in root mode, is all