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Fedora 29 KDE random folders appears on every boot [closed]

asked 2019-01-19 22:27:51 -0500

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I didn't use my laptop for about half a month, then when I started I had an error with kwin that showed black screen first when I logged in, after restarting the pc simply didn't work, when I saw in the system preferences asked me if I wanted to restart kwin to what I gave him that yes, the next day I noticed that in the home folder I have folders created with random signs that have "incorrect coding", the folders are as follows.

  • ��
  • ��
  • ��
  • ��
  • �

when I try to perform some action on the folder dolphin shows me the following error:

The file or folder /home/lewatoto/� does not exist.

as root i can delete the folders, with ls shows this

''$'\260\366'
''$'\200\360'
''$'\020\365'
"8B'31787-08"

with ls -all as user:

[lewatoto@localhost ~]$ ls -all ''$'\260\366'
total 20
drwxrwxr-x.  2 lewatoto lewatoto  4096 Jan 19 22:00 .
drwx------. 60 lewatoto lewatoto 12288 Jan 19 22:08 ..
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Closed for the following reason duplicate question by hhlp
close date 2019-01-20 06:47:37.201961

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answered 2019-01-20 01:27:04 -0500

Please refer to related article for the contents.

 https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/131926/files-and-folders-with-name-invalid-encoding-what-does-it-mean-and-how-to-fix-it/
 https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/132001/may-be-my-fedora-29-have-virus/
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