[RFC] Merging LightDM into KDE Workspaces (forwarded from plasma-devel)
david at davidedmundson.co.uk
Wed Aug 22 23:57:22 BST 2012
On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 3:56 PM, Yuri Chornoivan <yurchor at ukr.net> wrote:
> 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 . Currently known as LightDM-KDE, named as it is based on
>> the display manager backend LightDM .
>> 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
>>  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 :)
>>  https://projects.kde.org/projects/playground/base/lightdm
>>  http://launchpad.net/lightdm
>>  http://http://www.sharpley.org.uk/blog/lightdm-0_3 ,
>>  http://static.davidedmundson.co.uk/lightdm_design_rationale.html
>> 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.?
You're absolute right. I'm a typical naughty developer.
I would make sure they existed before merging actually happened.
(now filed: https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=305637)
> Thanks in advance for your answer.
> Best regards,
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