[PATCH] Configuring global shortcuts

Andreas Pakulat apaku at gmx.de
Mon Dec 10 11:58:47 GMT 2007

On 09.12.07 21:41:15, Aaron J. Seigo wrote:
> On Sunday 09 December 2007, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> > I talked to Andreas Hartmetz a bit on IRC and his opinion is that
> > there's no need for it, except for a few special cases like kwin, plasma
> well, while this is an improvement over the current situation (which is 100% 
> broken, so kudos to you =) there is need for both global defaults (e.g. 
> changing the default for "zoom" for instance) as well as somewhere to set 
> application shortcuts. the latter was something added during the 3.x series 
> based on feedback from users and subsequent testing on a few people that were 
> nearby: when looking to set a keyboard shortcut to launch an app, it was the 
> most common place people went.

I think you're referring to the khotkeys module, which currently sits in
Systemsettings under Accessiblity. I'm working on that one too, but I
need some help there, as I can't find out why I get a broken connection
inside KActionCollection from it (See
http://lists.kde.org/?l=kde-core-devel&m=119715086719006&w=2 )

> so it's cool that we're at least getting globals config back, but it will end 
> up getting extended to be closer to what we had in kde3 at some point, i'm 
> pretty sure =)

Well, I'm not sure those two kcm's need to be or should/can be merged.


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