KDE Frameworks 5.46.0 released

David Faure faure at kde.org
Sat May 12 20:51:31 BST 2018

12th May 2018. KDE today announces the release of KDE Frameworks 5.46.0.

KDE Frameworks are 78 addon libraries to Qt which provide a wide variety of·
commonly needed functionality in mature, peer reviewed and well tested·
libraries with friendly licensing terms. For an introduction see the·
Frameworks 5.0 release announcement.


  Avoid infinite loops when fetching the URL from DocumentUrlDB (bug 393181)
  Add Baloo DBus signals for moved or removed files
  Install pri file for qmake support & document it in metainfo.yaml
  baloodb: Add clean command
  balooshow: Colorize only when attached to terminal
  Remove FSUtils::getDirectoryFileSystem
  Avoid hardcoding of filesystems supporting CoW
  Allow disabling of CoW to fail when not supported by filesystem
  databasesanitizer: Use flags for filtering
  Fix merging of terms in the AdvancedQueryParser
  Use QStorageInfo instead of a homegrown implementation
  sanitizer: Improve device listing
  Immediately apply termInConstruction when term is complete
  Handle adjacent special characters correctly (bug 392620)
  Add test case for parsing of double opening '((' (bug 392620)
  Use statbuf consistently

Breeze Icons

  Add plasma-browser-integration system tray icon
  Add Virt-manager icon thanks to ndavis
  Add video-card-inactive
  overflow-menu as view-more-symbolic, and horizontal
  Use the more appropriate "two sliders" icon for "configure"

Extra CMake Modules

  Include FeatureSummary before calling set_package_properties
  Don't install plugins within lib on android
  Make it possible to build several apk out of a project
  Check if the application androiddeployqt package has a main() symbol


  [KLineEdit] Use Qt's built-in clear button functionality
  Fix KCompletionBox on wayland


  [KUser] Check whether .face.icon is actually readable before returning it
  Make KJob signals public so Qt5 connect syntax can work


  Load NV graphics reset based on config
  [KUserProxy] Adjust to accounts service (bug 384107)
  Plasma mobile optimizations
  Make room for footer and header
  new resize policy (bug 391910)
  support actions visibility
  Support nvidia reset notifications in QtQuickViews


  Add platform detection and adjustment to kded (automatic setting of 


  Add description and purpose to Xattr dep
  extractors: Hide warnings from system headers
  fix detection of taglib when compiling for Android
  Install pri file for qmake support & document it in metainfo.yaml
  Make concatenated strings wrappable
  ffmpegextractor: Silence deprecation warnings
  taglibextractor: Fix empty genre bug
  handle more tags in taglibextractor

KHolidays #

  holidays/plan2/holiday_sk_sk - Teacher's Day fix (bug 393245)


  [API dox] New UI marker @info:placeholder
  [API dox] New UI marker @item:valuesuffix
  Don't need to run previous iterations commands again (bug 393141)


  [XCF/GIMP loader] Raise maximimum allowed image size to 32767x32767 on 64 
bit platforms (bug 391970)


  Thumbnail smooth scaling in filepicker (bug 345578)
  KFileWidget: Perfectly align filename widget with icon view
  KFileWidget: Save places panel width also after hiding panel
  KFileWidget: Prevent places panel width from growing 1px iteratively
  KFileWidget: Disable zoom buttons once reached minimum or maximum
  KFileWidget: Set minimum size for zoom slider
  Don't select file extension
  concatPaths: process empty path1 correctly
  Improve grid icon layout in filepicker dialog (bug 334099)
  Hide KUrlNavigatorProtocolCombo if there is just one protocol supported
  Only show supported schemes in KUrlNavigatorProtocolCombo
  Filepicker reads thumbs preview from Dolphin settings (bug 318493)
  Add Desktop and Downloads to the default list of Places
  KRecentDocument now stores QGuiApplication::desktopFileName instead of 
  [KUrlNavigatorButton] Also don't stat MTP
  getxattr takes 6 parameters in macOS (bug 393304)
  Add a "Reload" menu item to KDirOperator's context menu (bug 199994)
  Save the dialog view settings even when canceling (bug 209559)
  [KFileWidget] Hardcode example user name
  Don't show top "Open With" app for folders; only for files
  Detect incorrect paramenter in findProtocol
  Use text "Other Application..." in "Open With" submenu
  Correctly encode URL of thumbnails (bug 393015)
  Tweak column widths in tree view of file open/save dialogs (bug 96638)


  Don't warn when using Page {} outside of a pageStack
  Rework InlineMessages to address a number of issues
  fix on Qt 5.11
  base on units for toolbutton size
  color close icon on hover
  fix isMobile
  also fade on open/close anim
  include the dbus stuff only on unix-non android, non apple
  watch the tabletMode from KWin
  on desktop mode show actions on hover (bug 364383)
  less applicationwindow dependency
  less warnings without applicationwindow
  work correctly without applicationWindow
  Don't have a non-integral size on separators
  checkable FormLayout items
  use different icons in the color set example

  Fix double margins around DownloadDialog
  Fix hints in UI files about subclasses of custom widgets
  Don't offer qml plugin as a link target

KPackage Framework

  Add donate urls to test data


  Fix PersonSortFilterProxyModel filtering



  DBus runner servicename wildcard support


  optimization of KTextEditor::DocumentPrivate::views()
  [ktexteditor] much faster positionFromCursor
  Implement single click on line number to select line of text
  correct look for flat buttons
  [Containment Interface] Don't enter edit mode when immutable
  make sure largespacing is perfect multiple of small
  call addContainment with proper paramenters
  Don't show the background if Button.flat
  add a version containmentForScreen with activity
  Don't alter memory management to hide an item (bug 391642)
  Port KDEConnect plugin config to QQC2
  Port AlternativesView to QQC2


  export layout paddings from qstyle, start from Control
  [ComboBox] Fix mouse wheel handling
  make the mousearea not interfere with controls
  fix acceptableInput

  [UDisks] Optimize several property checks
  [UDisks] Correct handling of removable file systems (bug 389479)

  Look into subdirectories for dictionaries

  'Headline' is a comment, so base it on dsComment
  Add highlighting for GDB command listings and gdbinit files
  Add syntax highlighting for Logcat

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David Faure, faure at kde.org, http://www.davidfaure.fr
Working on KDE Frameworks 5

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