announcement: plymouth-kcm in kdereview

Luigi Toscano luigi.toscano at
Thu Jan 5 13:22:28 GMT 2017

Jonathan Riddell ha scritto:
> On Thu, Dec 29, 2016 at 12:58:10PM +0100, Marco Martin wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> announcing a new KCM module to change the plymouth splash screen
>> The repository is named plymouth-kcm and is headed for kdereview now.
>> its final resting place would be the workspace area, to be released in sync 
>> with the rest of Plasma
> [...]
> There's no docs, I don't know if anyone cares about these for kcms any
> more, probably not.  Seems a general System Settings issue, the Help
> button is shown but does nothing when I click it even for
> e.g. kcmshell5 colors. This works again when I install khelpcenter but
> it should have sensible fallback like apps do.  Except the apps launch
> a web page which doesn't exist.  Is it time to just give up on docs
> and accept they're not actually that important?

Interesting, the fallback is in the libraries, and it should definitely work
in this case if it does not. We have the documentation for many KCMs.
It opens a web page that does not exist because there is no documentation now.

> [...]
> No Product in Phabricator

This is not correct, the repository is available:

You don't need a separate project for it, and anyway the Plasma project is
already assigned to it.


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