multiple control panels and kcmshell

Waldo Bastian bastian at
Tue Feb 18 09:22:30 GMT 2003

On Tuesday 18 February 2003 08:12, Aaron J. Seigo wrote:
> hi..
> when one launches kcmshell with multiple panels, the title on the window is
> (in English) "Settings - KDE Control Module". this isn't very helpful as it
> may be kicker, kdesktop or konqueror's config. the attached patches address
> this by adding a new command line switch to kcmshell: --kcmcaption. it's a
> horrible name, but title, caption and name are all taken already. =/

Why can't the --caption option provided by KApplication be used for this?

In lots of place we have -caption "%c" in the exec line which passes the 
translated name as stored in the .desktop file to the application as title. 
Wouldn't that work just fine in this case?

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