< PlasmaRevision as of 05:29, 18 August 2010 by Chani (talk | contribs) (WIP: multiscreen page. saving often for fear of intel crashes.)(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff) With the death of the ZUI, managing multiple screens (or per-desktop views) becomes... a little trickier. A UI for managing the containments ("widget groups" in user-speak?) is needed. Manager UI TODO Other Tasks When a screen is disconnected (or in PDV, a desktop removed) the associated containment and view (for each running activity) should be automatically stopped - and resumed again when the screen/desktop returns. We can migrate panels, but not desktops, and it doesn't make sense to leave something running and inaccessible (having to manually stop it would also be Wrong). - When implementing this, be careful to check how it interacts with stopping and starting activities. it'd suck to lose containments. - I don't like how I ended up with two authorities on where a containment belongs: there's both the lastScreen/lastDesktop settings in the containment, and the place that running containment has in the Applet class. that ought to be rethought. - Might it be easier to leave the config in plasma-desktop-appletsrc, and have the startup loading skip containments assigned to nonexistant screens/desktops? -Once this is implemented, I believe panels should behave the same way, instead of migrating. It's more consistent that way. thoughts? Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Plasma/Multiscreen&oldid=4668" Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.