Solid/PowerManagement deprecation

Martin Graesslin mgraesslin at
Thu Feb 11 06:56:05 UTC 2016

On Wednesday, February 10, 2016 3:55:51 PM CET Aleix Pol wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been looking in the last days what applications and uses make our
> software stick to KDELibs4Support.
> My impression is that the big missing thing is Solid/PowerManagement.
> Is anyone looking into the issue?

I replaced the usage in kscreenlocker (suspend/hibernate) with new written 
code which does nice async dbus. From the start I considered that this code 
could become the base for a new lib, so it has the right licence, etc. Commit 
is at:

But overall I don't know what is really needed from a PowerManagement API.

> Should we look into un-deprecating it?

given the very sync-dbus state of the API, I would not recommend to.

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