Featurlets for 4.7

Markus Slopianka markus.s at kdemail.net
Mon Feb 14 01:40:29 CET 2011

Am Sonntag 13 Februar 2011, 20:21:56 schrieb Aaron J. Seigo:

> > 2. Have a "custom" wallpaper position option.  This would let you set
> > the position and scaling in both horizontal and vertical dimensions,
> > either to presets like align top or bottom, or to custom values in
> > pixels.  This is useful for people who want to have one wallpaper span
> > multiple desktops, they can set the same image but show different
> > parts of that image.
> -1; there are better ways of acheiving that, e.g. actually dividing up the
> image in a proper, competent image editor.

One of the advantages of using many different operating systems is to getting to know some 
nifty tricks for certain features.
BeOS had a move (not scale) wallpaper feature and it was solved very well:
In the fake monitor thumbnail (Plasma had this until 4.4 or 4.5) one could simply drag and 
drop the image to move its position.
I don't know how many people used that feature (I didn't) but how it was implemented was 

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