A few thoughts on Plasma/Wayland, KWinFT

Monday, 19 October 2020  |  eike hein
Categories: Plasma, KWin
There's a lot of intense, opinionated debate on the current state of Plasma's Wayland session these days. This seems to be fueled by mainly two events, Fedora's announcement to flip to Wayland by default for version 34 of their KDE variant, and a a recent fork of KWin and a few other components of Plasma, KWinFT. Read More

Engineering Plasma: Extensions and stability — Present and future

Thursday, 2 August 2018  |  eike hein
Categories: Plasma
This week, we have received a number of inquiries into how Plasma extensions, particularly those found on the KDE Store, relate to the stability and safety of a Plasma system. With an engineering focus, this blog hopes to provide answers. Read More