Drop Shadows patch

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The drop shadows in 3.1 are great, but at 1600x1200 resolution, they were a little 'thin'. So I patched kdelibs/kdefx/kstyle.cpp to increase the depth of the shadow from 4 pixels to 8 pixels.

To apply the patch:

cd kdelibs/kdefx
patch kstyle.cpp < kdelibs.kdefx.kstyle.cpp.patch
recompile
stop/start KDE

Voila!

This was done on FreeBSD. I hope it works for your platform. I can't see any reason why it shouldn't.

makubex

15 years ago

Ehmm...how do i install this patch...? i can't locate the kdelib directory and kstyle.cpp.....sory...im still new in this linux area....hope u can help me!

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felipe

16 years ago

Ehm, how do I enable "standard" drop shadow in my kde3.1? I thought it was into 3.2... I must have missed something... but I can't find anything related to drop shadows in my kcontrol... Please help this tormented soul =)

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yf12s

16 years ago

Go to style in KControl. Then click on the other tabs at the top. It's in there, same as translucency for menus. Do you know where that is?

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EliasP

16 years ago

Hi
Which font do u use for your titlebar ?? Looks nice !!

Elias P.

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daniele

16 years ago

Ignore the previous hint, I missed the semicolons:
- "<" ==> "&lt;"
- ">" ==> &gt;"

Daniele

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daniele

16 years ago

couldn't you patch it so that the shadow is proportional to screen-size, rather than using fixed values?
Moreover, you could address this issue to the guys at kde, so that the might include your patch into kde cvs.

Daniele

Hint: you should be able to write "less than" writing "&lt", and "more than" writing "&gt" (this are html entities)

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foobar3

16 years ago

Now all we need is rpms.
Cause I ain't gonna recompile.

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