KGamma and Plasma

Marco Martin notmart at
Thu Apr 9 15:42:37 UTC 2015

On Thursday 09 April 2015 16:29:05 David Edmundson wrote:
> A while back I ported kgamma to KF5, which is in a branch somewhere.
> It's currently being released with applications, which doesn't really make
> sense as it's a KCM. As far as I can tell the main author is inactive.
> We have two options:
>  - move kgamma to kde/workspace for Plasma 5.4
>  - merge the code into plasma-desktop with the other kcms
> I'm torn as on one hand I don't like having a lot of repos for tiny things
> on the other gamma adjustment really isn't an essential thing, and I like
> having a core -> extra stuff split.
> It seems a month ago Lukas ported colord-kde, as I understand it these two
> do basically the same thing but with competing implementations. So maybe
> there's a 3rd option of going with that. The main author on that also seems
> to have been inactive in that repo for a long time.
> Thoughts?

perhaps can be moved there even stuff from plasma-desktop not 100% needed, so 
minimalist/poweruser setups would be one installed package away

Marco Martin

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