Plasma 5 Add-Ons applet appmenu plasma5 window

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/psifidotos/applet-window-appmenu

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Description:

This is a Plasma 5 applet that shows the current window appmenu in your panels. This plasmoid is coming from Latte land but it can also support Plasma panels.

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To install it you should build it yourself, installing it from Plasma Widgets Explorer directly wont work.

Requires:
-- Qt >= 5.9
-- KF5 >= 5.38
-- Plasma >= 5.12

Qt elements: Quick Widgets DBus
KF5 elements: Plasma WindowSystem
X11 libraries: XCB RandR

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You can use: sh install.sh , in order to install it if you have previous development packages available

Last changelog:

Version 0.3 15 days ago

- add an option in order to set spacing between menu items
- dont crash under wayland
- in edit mode show a menu sample in order to not show an empty space
- option to always fill maximum available space
- avoid empty QMenu (upstream plasma fix)
- reduce menu items spacing
- support new Latte Communicator mechanism

jjrrmmrr

1 day ago

hi everyone, a need help with this, i try to execute install.sh y the konsole show me this:

install.sh: 1: [: -a: unexpected operator
install.sh: 5: install.sh: cmake: not found
make: *** No se especificó ningún objetivo y no se encontró ningún makefile. Alto.
make: *** No hay ninguna regla para construir el objetivo 'install'. Alto.

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dax84

4 days ago

I installed this and it is working as expected for everything except Firefox. Is this a packaging issue with my distro? (KaOS Linux)

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Psifidotos

4 days ago

this is a general issue for Firefox and plasma global menus. It is not related to this applet. If you search the internet "plasma kde how to show global menu" you will find out what is going on. In Tumbleweed it does not work even for me but in ubuntu derivative distros it should work.

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dax84

4 days ago

Thank you for the reply and information.

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TaurohtaR

8 days ago

Great

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kokonxn

13 days ago

Hi. Need help to buld applter for Kde Neon
This is my output when i have tried to build widget for plasma 5.14.5

dflt@wrkstn:~/Downloads/applet-window-appmenu-0.3$ ./install.sh
CMake Error at /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/cmake/Qt5/Qt5Config.cmake:28 (find_package):
Could not find a package configuration file provided by "Qt5Quick" with any
of the following names:

Qt5QuickConfig.cmake
qt5quick-config.cmake

Add the installation prefix of "Qt5Quick" to CMAKE_PREFIX_PATH or set
"Qt5Quick_DIR" to a directory containing one of the above files. If
"Qt5Quick" provides a separate development package or SDK, be sure it has
been installed.
Call Stack (most recent call first):
CMakeLists.txt:18 (find_package)

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krlosbolado

12 days ago

I have the same problem. I'm trying to install at one time but unfortunately I could not. It should provide a more convenient way to install.

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Psifidotos

11 days ago

you are missing some packages from your distro that must be installed in your system, you should request for help from your distro packagers or users

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vicko

15 days ago

+

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IkiruOG

15 days ago

+Great appmenu for my low resolution :D
Thanks!

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rplanchuelo

20 days ago

+

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acidrums4

1 month ago

Is this working with Wayland?

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Psifidotos

1 month ago

no, there is no technology for global menus under wayland

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a7med7amdy

1 month ago

Please add option to change the spacing between menus, I think the default is space is too wide

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michaldybczak

2 months ago

+

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migzulk

2 months ago

Hi Psifidotos. A great work. But in my case, after installing the required packages, run the script and observe that the construction of the widget ends successfully, the window appmenu does not work -except with firefox and chromium-. I have restarted Plasma and it still does not work. Do you have any idea what may be happening? My system: Kubuntu 18.04 Plasma 5.12.7; KDE Frameworks 5.47.0; Qt 5.9.5.

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Psifidotos

2 months ago

1. the plasma app menu applets works ok in your system?
2. I can not test the applet under plasma 5.12 so there is chance that it needs specific version for plasma 5.12

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migzulk

2 months ago

The appmenu only works with the Qt applications. In the case of the Gtk, only Firefox and Chromium. Libreoffice, Inkscape, Gimp for example, do not show the appmenu.

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jnuutinen

3 months ago

+

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koma111

3 months ago

+

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ftrh

3 months ago

why i can see this widget in wigets list ? i have installed it from Plasma Add-on installer

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ftrh

3 months ago

why i can't see this widget in widgets list ? i have installed it from Plasma Add-on installer

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nchyfw

3 months ago

extract the file then install the widget by type this commnd "sudo ./install.sh" in Konsole

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ZaWertun

3 months ago

+

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pieter

3 months ago

I'm on Neon User Edition. There is no way I can build your widget. Can you be more specific about the way to build it? The "readme" doesn't get me there at all.

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Version 0.3 15 days ago

- add an option in order to set spacing between menu items
- dont crash under wayland
- in edit mode show a menu sample in order to not show an empty space
- option to always fill maximum available space
- avoid empty QMenu (upstream plasma fix)
- reduce menu items spacing
- support new Latte Communicator mechanism

Version 0.2 2 months ago

- Scroll menu support when the menu is too big
- Option to show menus only from active/main windows
- support Latte painting for single button presentation
- dont hide menu when Latte is in editing mode (needs Latte>=0.9)
- show shortcuts properly when Alt is pressed

Version 0.1 2 months ago

- Minimize-state aware
- Multi-Screen aware
- Support Latte new painting
- based totally on official plasma appmenu applet in order to improve maintainability and code exchange

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updated Feb 05 2019
added Nov 16 2018
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