New dependency for kdelibs and kdebase: dbusmenu-qt

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at
Thu Apr 29 20:07:40 BST 2010

On April 29, 2010, Joris Guisson wrote:
> OK, now that this DBusMenu thing is being used (despite the fact that
> it breaks half of KDE or something like that :-), 

it doesn't :)

> what does this mean
> for application developers who use KStatusNotifierItem.?

there's one new rule: don't put custom QWidgets into the menu.

> Do you need
> to change anything if you use KStatusNotifierItem, or is this all
> transparently handled, and we still only need to call setContextMenu ?

yes, it's all transparent.

Aaron J. Seigo
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