Python plasmoid configuration

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at
Thu May 14 22:23:44 CEST 2009

On Thursday 14 May 2009, Ontje Lünsdorf wrote:
> My plasmoid is called TestFest and it's a DataEngine which monitors a
> sourcecode directory for file changes and reruns a testsuite (currently


> As each applet can be configured for a different directory I need to
> communicate that information to the dataengine. Currently I'm encoding this
> in the sourceName. This encoding might get extensive as I'd also like to
> support other testsuites (like ctest or junit). For example
> "<testsuite-runner>:<cwd of testsuite>:<testsuite filename>" as source
> name. Is there another way of configuring the dataengines?

that's the preferred way: the name describes the results. not unlike one a 
http url with a query. :)

it seems that at some point we may want to offer a standard syntax for this 
and a common parser method in DataEngine for that syntax.

Aaron J. Seigo
humru othro a kohnu se
GPG Fingerprint: 8B8B 2209 0C6F 7C47 B1EA  EE75 D6B7 2EB1 A7F1 DB43

KDE core developer sponsored by Qt Software

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 197 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part.
Url : 

More information about the Plasma-devel mailing list