overhaul of some kcm appearance

Lubos Lunak l.lunak at suse.cz
Thu Mar 19 10:30:55 GMT 2009

On Wednesday 18 of March 2009, Luciano Montanaro wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 4:19 PM, Lubos Lunak <l.lunak at suse.cz> wrote:
> > I mean, I'm really unhappy about the fact that the window
> > manager now pulls in a full-blown HTML rendering engine just because the
> > Plasma people decided to roll their own look&feel and now others have to
> > be adjusted so that Plasma does not stand out like a sore thumb, and in a
> > stupid way I'm happy I haven't had the time to do any KDE4 benchmarks in
> > ages since I will probably freak the day I finally get to it, but I don't
> > think there's a magic solution.
> is this new in SVN? Because kwin 4.2 does not seem to depend on
> anything like that.

 Yes, it's new.

> What is the problem, exactly? And isn't there 
> anything to do for those who do not care about Plasma look/mismatch
> with KWin?
> Making this support a plugin, or only enabled when using a certain
> window decoration.

 I don't know, and don't really have much time for such things, but feel free 
to join the discussion on kwin@ .

Lubos Lunak
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