[RFC] Merging LightDM into KDE Workspaces (forwarded from plasma-devel)

Yuri Chornoivan yurchor at ukr.net
Wed Aug 22 15:56:06 BST 2012

написане Wed, 22 Aug 2012 15:58:57 +0300, David Edmundson  
<david at davidedmundson.co.uk>:

> As you're all probably aware I've been working on a new login manager
> for KDE [1]. Currently known as LightDM-KDE, named as it is based on
> the display manager backend LightDM [2].


> I'm sure many of you will have questions "why was this decision
> made?", so I've written out my design rationale on all big topics here
> [4] I've put it as a link partly because it's more for documentation
> than for discussion as it's all in the past and partly because this
> email is already really really long :)
> [1] https://projects.kde.org/projects/playground/base/lightdm
> [2] http://launchpad.net/lightdm
> [3] http://http://www.sharpley.org.uk/blog/lightdm-0_3 ,
> http://http://www.sharpley.org.uk/blog/lightdm-0_2,
> http://www.sharpley.org.uk/lightdm-google-authentication,
> http://www.sharpley.org.uk/blog/an-update-on-lightdm-kde
> [4] http://static.davidedmundson.co.uk/lightdm_design_rationale.html
> Regards
> David Edmundson


Neither LigthDM, nor its KCM has any documentation (but the latter has  
"Help" button for some reason).

Are there any plans to write some documentation on how to write a theme,  
use KCM, etc.?

Thanks in advance for your answer.

Best regards,

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