liquidshell in kdereview
neundorf at kde.org
Mon Nov 6 20:57:09 GMT 2017
On 2017 M11 6, Mon 19:13:36 CET Martin Koller wrote:
> On Montag, 6. November 2017 10:03:05 CET Tomaz Canabrava wrote:
> > On Mon, Nov 6, 2017 at 8:31 AM, Martin Koller <kollix at aon.at> wrote:
> > > On Montag, 6. November 2017 01:57:32 CET Aleix Pol wrote:
> > > > On Fri, Nov 3, 2017 at 9:30 PM, Martin Koller <kollix at aon.at> wrote:
> > > > > Hi all,
> > > > >
> > > > > I'd like to announce an application I've implemented over the last
> > > > > few
> > >
> > > weeks - liquidshell
> > >
> > > > > liquidshell is a replacement for plasmashell
> > > >
> > > > Hi Martin,
> > > > I'm a bit confused, who is liquidshell for?
> > >
> > > Whoever does not like plasmashell, for whatever reason.
> > > My reasons are mentioned in the README or the announcement mail.
> > > Free software is about choice, no ?
> > It is, of course. Then, it's also about non-fragmentation, and you know,
> > human resources are spare.
> > I know it's your time and your project and I will never tell you what to
> > do,
> > but considering that there's lxqt which exists basically for the same
> > 'whatever reasons', why not help them instead of creating yet another
> > desktop shell?
> lxqt say on their web page "The Lightweight Qt Desktop Environment"
> I don't want to create yet another Desktop Environment.
> I was just unhappy with plasmashell, which liquidshell replaces
I tried lxqt too once, and while nice, I found quite some things lacking, IIRC
if because it replaces really a lot of things and not only plasmashell.
So while joining forces with lxqt sounds very obvious, lxqt AFAIK has a much
wider focus, so I can understand starting a project which is "just" a
replacement for plasmashell.
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