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Iñaki Baz Castillo Barakaldo, Spain
Desktop Concepts
Replacement for Konqueror's CSS File

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 9 comments

by timrs
Score 50.0%
Sep 03 2007
Sorry, I like the idea of improving the too much default size of buttons, but what you have done is make the buttons SIZE-FIXED!!!!

Note that with the default css if you press "Ctrl +" the button size is increased with the text it contains. Note too that with the default css the size of buttons can be customized in each web css.

But with your css the height of buttons is fixed, not modificable, not increased when pressing "Ctrl +", nothing.

Please, you could improve it. Just make not so big the default button height, but not make it fixed. - Sep 04 2007
KCall

Telephony 20 comments

Score 50.0%
Aug 02 2007
Will you implement Presence and IM? - Aug 02 2007
audiokonverter (also for KDE4)

Dolphin Service Menus 229 comments

Score 77.8%
Aug 29 2017
It's a really useful extensión but IMHO with some usability issues:

- It asks the user for the folder to the new file. Why? The most common action is to leave the new file in the same directory but audiokonverter forces the users to navigate from his home again.

- A common option could be delete or mantain the "old" file, option which doesn't exist.

- Openning more and more dialog window for each question is not cool, it's a pain in fact.

- Opening a console is not cool at all.


So I suggest the following:


When the user invokes audiokonverter a configuration window appears (always).

This window contains:
- Destination directory browser (BY DEFAULT the current one in which the audio files are).
- Checkbox to delete or leave the "old" files.
- choosen codec own parameters (quality, bitrate and so).

When the user press "ok" the window becomes a new window containing:
- A cool bar progress (maybe possible?)
- Info about already encoded files (if hte users selected more than one).
- A log box (coul be a console kpart?) hidden by default with a button "Show details".
- A common "Cancel" buttom.

Regards. - Jun 19 2007
SMPlayer

Video Apps 494 comments

by rvm
Score 80.7%
Apr 16 2014
Congratulations, I knew nothing about SMplayer and after trying it it seems really good. I hope it will be improved to become the best multimedia player for KDE. - May 12 2007
Yakuake

System Software 1026 comments

by Sho
Score 86.7%
Mar 28 2018
I was waiting for this so long!
It's really great now.

Just a suggestion for usability:
It could be great if the options for "split terminal" appear when clicking with right mouse button on the terminal himself instead of in the tab.

Another wish: possibility of recording and labeling open sessions with their tabs and URL. I suppose it depends on Konsole anyway.

Thanks for all. - May 07 2007
KShutdown

Utilities 80 comments

by kdt
Score 83.8%
Oct 18 2017
This features could be really great semi-hidden in an "Advanced" button when the user press in "shutdown" icon.

But there is no sense this app to exist as standalone app.

I hope your goal will be to contact KDE developes to do a real integration in the "shutdown" dialog. - Apr 19 2007
Kalpa.Cloud

Developers Apps 14 comments

by glan
Score 50.0%
May 02 2010
Really? if you export the X to use an application in other computer, you will not have access to your using computer with that app, which just will see the "native" computer.

It's not enoguht.

And it's not very cool that the aspect and colors of an app (a X exported app) is very different of the apps in the working computer. - Feb 07 2007
fusine-lakes

Nature 8 comments

by epala
Score 50.0%
Jan 27 2007
Very good photo! - Jan 27 2007
Analog vumeters (for (super)karamba)

Karamba & Superkaramba 2 comments

Score 50.0%
Dec 26 2006
Hi, your proposal is not a "KDE4 Brainstrom" but a Karamba idea/design.

Please, move the "Type" of your proposal to "Karamba".

Thanks. - Dec 27 2006
Kinper

System Sounds 14 comments

by nfsp
Score 50.0%
Feb 20 2007
Nice sound! I hope KDE team use your sounds replacing the actual ones. - Dec 23 2006
openSUSE

Various KDE Stuff 59 comments

Score 50.0%
Dec 19 2008
I'm a Debian and Kubuntu user, and yes, DEB packages are the best in the world.

The KickOff menu is a great idea in terms of usability.

And you are just a big TROLL. - Nov 27 2006
Is a joke, true? - Nov 27 2006
Kaffeine Player

Video Apps 179 comments

Score 50.0%
Jul 06 2008
First of all congratulations for Kaffeine and the changelog. Now my question/proposal:

I see the four tabs in the left sidebar and wonder why they are so small and why just the selected tab shows its label.

There is enought space to show the descriptive label of each tab, making them more intuitible, since the icons are not too much descriptive (it's difficult).

There is another issue related to the actual left tabs: Changing between them is difficult because their height changes everytime the user clicks in each one and the text label appears.

So IMHO all the tabs should show the label, even if they are not selected, making them more intuitible and easier/bigger to click into them. All would be advatages.

PD: Note how Amarok uses the left tabs: the text always visible and the height adaptable to the window size.

Just it, thanks again for Kaffeine ;) - Nov 23 2006
Drops in the net

Wallpaper Other 8 comments

by tichy
Score 58.0%
Sep 19 2006
I've installed the wallpaper using the KDE utility and when I select the it in the combo box I read "File written by Adobe Photoshop" instead of a nice title.
You should fix it ;) - Oct 10 2006
AutoQ3D Community

Graphic Apps 26 comments

Score 58.0%
Aug 12 2010
Do you really know what the GPL means??? - Sep 27 2006
KSnapshot and KolourPaint Integration (Idea)

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 5 comments

Score 50.0%
Sep 24 2006
Yes, this feature could be very useful. - Sep 24 2006
[idea] amaroK playlist with album covers

Desktop Concepts 15 comments

by ibc
Score 50.0%
May 07 2006
Yes, I saw it a week ago. :( - Sep 18 2006
My target was to show the albums together in the best possible way in the playlist. First I used color but I realized that there appeared many times the artist and album, why? is neccesary?
So I decided to improve the idea.

Maybe you are right and I should create a new mockup.

PD: I'd like to know all your opinions, which one is better? - May 08 2006
I hope you like the new version of the idea, do you? ;) - May 07 2006
KIconDialog++

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 58 comments

Score 50.0%
May 29 2006
The actual icon dialog load takes long time loading all the icons each time. It doesn't use cache for showing them quickly.
Have you considered improving the speed by using icons cache?

Good job! - Sep 07 2006
Konqui

Kbfx Startmenu 10 comments

Score 50.0%
Jul 23 2006
http://www.kbfx.org/other/dump214.png
this is the new scrollbar. can't beat this can you?


IMHO this screenshot looks mubh better with the scroll buttons in a more comfortable place.

Good job and I'm sorry because my bad comment. My intention wasn't to offend you. - Jul 24 2006
Sorry, I didn't want to offend with my comment, really. I simply see all the days more and more KBFX themes, but I've never seen a KDE distro that uses KBFX by default. And I've read some discussions about the menu in KDE4 but never read nothing about KBFX and KDE4.

If KBFX is a good project let's go, but what about KDE4, Plasma and that? will be there place for KBFX in KDE4? should KBFX be the emnu in KDE4?

I repeat that I'm sorry for my comment. The last days I only see more and more KBFX themes in KDE-Look, no more and I had some doubs.

Regards and good luck with the project. - Jul 24 2006
Ok, obviously the design is better than actual Kmenu, but the last version has the scroll down button in the top still, that is IMHO a big usability issue. - Jul 23 2006
First of all I'm sorry for this comment here. It's not about your desing, but about KBFX:

I think KBFX is a bad designed menu. Note that the scrool down button is... in the top corner of the menu! how is it possible? it's the worst concept about usability I've ever seen.

Sincerely I hope the menu in KDE4 will be completely different of the actual Kmenu and KBFX. - Jul 23 2006
Soccer Argentinia

Kbfx Startmenu 6 comments

Score 50.0%
Jun 18 2006
ohhh, soryy, I've just realized that your are germanish. But the question is the same: why you say "soccer" instead of "futbol"??? just because the people in USA say "soccer"??? - Jun 18 2006
I think the same. You are not from USA, then way do you say "soccer"?????
Please, the people in USA say "soccer" to distinguish "the american futbol" and the "rest of world futbol", but you are from Argentina, so... it's ridiculous. - Jun 18 2006
"MS Word" - KWord Toolbar Style

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 14 comments

Score 50.0%
Jun 09 2006
Of course, or the user can modify the toolbar buttons... or recompile it.
The problem is exactly how Kword looks by default, don't you think? - Jun 08 2006
In fact I don't know how MS Word looks (maybe long time ago...), but I like your toolbar more that the toolbar by default of Kword.
Yesterday I was using Kword and it costed me a lot to change the font size because there is not an icon or field for that in the toolbar and I must go to the menu or right click. - Jun 07 2006
DEEP

KDM3 Themes 20 comments

Score 50.0%
May 21 2006
Just two problems:

- When I put the mouse over the arroy to login, the arrow becomes a black square.

- Clicking in "administration" does nothing.

I use Debian Sid. - May 22 2006
KleanSweep

System Software 134 comments

by yogin
Score 58.0%
Jun 30 2010
Have you considered to integrate your fantastic app in KDE instead of doing an individual app?

I mean: could be possible to integrate your app in the future Control Center? or better, could it appear in any way in system:/media when the user is exploring the devices?

I can imagine a Konquerro in system:/media with icons showing the free space (http://www.kde-look.org/content/show.php?content=34629) and near an option called "free space" tthat open your app. - May 10 2006
service menu management to kcontrol

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 32 comments

Score 50.0%
Sep 17 2006
I'll explain my suggestion with an example:

I install amaroK and want it to be the default app fot ALL audio mime-types.
Now I must modify the preferences of ALL the audio mime-types, that it's really annoying.

Couldn't be an easy way to change the preferences of all the audio types in the same time? and the same with images and video.

I know that this is a different sugestion, but because people like your mockup it could be the moment to design a better and easier method.

What do you think about it? do you think it's feasible?

And of course congratulatiosn again for your good proposal. - Apr 27 2006
Improvements like this can make KDE easier and more powerful for all kind of users. - Apr 18 2006
We just need it in KDE! - Apr 05 2006
Dragon Player

Video Players 278 comments

by eean
Score 70.0%
Feb 26 2008
Thanks, I'll try it! - Mar 29 2006
I'm trying to install it but I when do "./configure" I get:

"The kde includes were NOT found"

Can anyone tell me which deb package is needed for this? I'm using Debian Sid.

Thanks a lot. - Mar 26 2006
kBeagleBar

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 42 comments

by dbera
Score 50.0%
Jan 17 2008
All of us are used to open Google in Konqueror when we look for information. So, why another app to look for local information? why not simply a "Bleagle Search" in the Konqueror search bar?

I mean, if I look for a document of mine containing "lalala" text I'd like to open Konqueror, write "lalala" in the search bar in "Local browse" mode, and then all the results appear in the Konqueror window (like Google results).
Maybe I find many documents containing "lalala" so I'd like to open all of them in tabs with "Ctrl+Enter", is it possible in your KBeagleBar?

In fact, in your design the width is very small so it's not possible to show many information in each result. Imagine the Google results in a 50px width column.

So, your proposal maybe very useful, but I'd prefer a integrated Beagle in Konqueror search bar. Or maybe both ideas could exists at time and each one chooses the best for him.

Anyway good job, of course. ;) - Mar 08 2006
Kontact improvements & integration ideas

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 22 comments

Score 58.0%
Feb 01 2006
Ok, you are right ;)
Anyway, this feature should appear in Kadresbook, but not in Kmail window. - Feb 02 2006
KTorrent

Network 197 comments

Score 86.3%
Jan 17 2013
Just it! - Jan 31 2006
That's all, god job !! - Sep 07 2005
IDEA: Alt-Tab Task and Desktop Switcher

Various KDE 1.-4. Improvements 23 comments

Score 50.0%
Dec 03 2005
The design is ok, but there is not the a description in each icon. In the actual format when pressing Alt+Tab there appear the open applications vertically with an icon and description, which is very useful to know each application. In other way, It could be confused. Is not possible a design like the actual (icons vertically with description in all of them) and showing the other desktops in the left and right? - Dec 03 2005
KSquirrel

Graphic Apps 185 comments

by CKulT
Score 58.0%
Jun 24 2010
Is there a debian package of ksquirrel anywhere? - Sep 01 2005
Qtparted

System Software 11 comments

Score 50.0%
Aug 20 2005
Does this version allow resizing ext3 partitions? - Aug 21 2005