KDE 3 users: What are the last of the KDE 3 features missing from KDE 4?

Anne Wilson cannewilson at googlemail.com
Sun Jul 19 07:21:20 BST 2009

On Saturday 18 Jul 2009 23:19:40 James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> Anne Wilson wrote:
> > On Friday 17 Jul 2009 07:04:55 James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> >> Anne Wilson wrote:
> >>> On Wednesday 15 Jul 2009 22:58:24 James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> >>>> Dotan Cohen wrote:
> >>>>>> Yes, that does work, but KDE-3.5 can do this by drag 'n' drop.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> It does work in drag and drop in KDE 4, I just did it.
> >>>>
> >>>> This doesn't work for me so we must not (p > 90%) be talking about the
> >>>> same thing.
> >>>>
> >>>> Did you drag a menu from KickOff to a Panel, that is what the bug
> >>>> reporter wants to be able to do.
> >>>
> >>> You do know, of course, that right-clicking on the entry in kickof then
> >>> Add to Panel is a simple answer?
> >>
> >> Sorry to say that that doesn't work either.  Actually, you can't use
> >> right click to add menu items (apps) to the Panel either.
> >
> > I did say 'kickoff' menu - and you have been able to add applications to
> > the panel by this method since 4.0
> I can "Add to Favorites" but not to a Panel.  This might be my desktop
> configuration.  I have more than one Panel.  With KDE3 your could still
> add to the "Main Panel" but with Plasma, I don't think that there is a
> "Main Panel" -- they all seem to be equal except for Z order.

It probably is something to do with your configuration, then.  You should have 

Add to favourites
Add to desktop
Add to panel
as well as order choices.

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