Plasma 5 as a daily driver?

Neal Becker ndbecker2-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w at
Wed Nov 11 16:37:13 GMT 2015

Ian Pilcher wrote:

> With Fedora 21 about to reach its end of life, I'm trying to set up
> Plasma 5 on Fedora 23, and it's proving to be ... challenging.
> Here are the significant issues I've encountered in my first day or so
> of working on this.  Workarounds for any of these would be appreciated.
> * No desktop on 2nd display - This occurs the first time that I log in
>    after every reboot.  My second display is black; no wallpaper is
>    displayed, and mouse clicks have no effect, although it is possible
>    to move windows to the 2nd display.  Logging out and logging back in
>    makes the desktop display properly on the 2nd display.

Switching between 1 or 2 displays is annoying, but workaround is easy (at 
least in my case).  Just do:

killall plasmashell
daemonize /bin/plasmashell

and it gets fixed

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