things remaining in kdereview: devicenotifier, mediaplayer, kimpanel

Alessandro Diaferia alediaferia at
Tue May 5 14:15:20 CEST 2009

2009/5/5 Aaron J. Seigo <aseigo at>

> the following items are still in kdreview (along with why):
> applets/devicenotifier: it still behaves oddly (e.g. scrollbars appearing)
> when made smallish and while it gives a more "native plasma" look still
> feels
> a bit unpolished; i think this one should wait for 4.4 as it doesn't offer
> any
> other compelling advantages at the moment?

+1 from me.. i'm even a bit busy so i'll give it more care having more time
(aka: it'll be nice and ready for 4.4) :)

> applets/mediaplayer: this crashes on load for me with the xine phonon
> backend.
> this should be resolved before unleashing it upon the world. it seems like
> it
> might be assuming an actual x window is available to it and therefore not
> work
> properly in a proxy widget?
> applets/kimpanel: it uses a kcfg file with its own kimpanelrc when instead
> it
> should be using values from the applet's config() (or globalConfig()?); it
> uses QDesktopWidget for the panel positioning when it ought to use
> Applet::popupPosition for the default position; configuration is not
> implemented.
> unless there can be some progress, i suggest delaying these widgets for
> 4.4.
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