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Plasma Packages

Mar 03, 2008, 20:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Aaron Seigo)

"Here's another of the topics I was going to show in the screencast: Packages. The test case was getting Apple's Dashboard Widgets to work out of the box. The rules were that we couldn't adjust any of the Plasma infrastructure at all .. it has to all work with Packages and ScriptEngines. This meant changing and improving a few things in those parts of Plasma but the result was... well, let's take a look...

"In the Add Widgets dialog the Install New Widgets button is now a menu, letting you choose between downloading from the Internet using GetHotNewStuff and DXS (where what you are about to see is even more automated) or opening a widget from a file..."

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