How to enable the old kicker icon-zoom effect in KDE 3.4?

Jes Hall jes.hall at
Wed Mar 23 06:54:37 GMT 2005

> That's funny, because I've seen Windows utilities that you could download
> that would do the exact same thing as the Mac does.
> I'll have to ask around tomorrow at work and see what the name of the
> utility was, but I definitely have seen at least one.
> Another thing that strikes me as odd is that I thought MACs use at least
> some parts of KDE, and X  now, which means they should have to contribute
> some of that code back, right?  I'm beginning to wonder if I'm a little off
> on this part somewhere.

There is a lot of code released under various free licenses in OSX. That 
doesn't mean they have to release all of their own, in-house code under those 
licenses. As far as Windows utilities that violate the patent go, the fact 
that they exist doesn't make them legal :)


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