Re: Plasma desktop scripting
- Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2016 01:00:51 +0100
- From: Aleix Pol <aleixpol@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Plasma desktop scripting
On Mon, Mar 14, 2016 at 3:04 PM, Franklin Weng
> A simple question:
> Are the instructions for Plasma desktop scripting in the above link for
> Plasma 4 or Plasma 5?
> In the above link the activity creating API is:
> var activityId = newActivity("org.kde.plasma.folderview")
> However in Kubuntu 15.10 the syntax in layout.js is:
> var id = createActivity("Desktop");
> var desktopsArray = desktopsForActivity(id);
> I've spent months trying to customize Plasma 5 Desktop but very frustrated.
> I've tried to ask in the mailing list and irc channels but no luck. (Please
> don't get me wrong. I'm not blaming anyone for this.) Would anyone please
> just tell me this simple question: Is the information in the Techbase wiki
> (now Userbase wiki) up-to-date? If not, is there any documents for Plasma 5
> Desktop scripting for now?
> If not, I may not have choices but to give up using KDE Plasma 5 as the
> default desktop in our system.
Coincidentally, I was playing with such code last week. It should be
the same (I think) as Plasma 4, and it should work.
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