No "single instance" mode for Kate in KDE 4?

Matthew Woehlke mw_triad at
Wed May 20 22:31:14 BST 2009

James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> KDE devs consider deviation from KDE 3 to _not_ be a bug. Same for
>> missing features. It is as if KDE 4 is a separate project entirely,
>> which in essence it is. Requests for "KDE3-like" are feature requests,
>> not bugs.
> I don't know what is wrong with the developers.  Apparently any excuse
> not to fix a bug is acceptable.

Do you know what would happen if we took the attitude that "KDE4 must do 
everything KDE3 did, plus new features"?

It's been done. It isn't pretty.

(Hint: they claim 90+% of all desktop installations and are about to 
release "7".)

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