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From: Volker Armin Hemmann <volkerarmin@××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] has anyone tried KDE5?
Date: Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:01:12
Message-Id: 5436E97E.90108@googlemail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] has anyone tried KDE5? by Alan McKinnon
1 Am 09.10.2014 um 21:38 schrieb Alan McKinnon:
2 > On 09/10/2014 19:44, Francisco Ares wrote:
3 >> 2014-10-07 12:20 GMT-03:00 Mick <michaelkintzios@×××××.com
4 >> <mailto:michaelkintzios@×××××.com>>:
5 >>
6 >> On Tuesday 07 Oct 2014 15:48:33 Philip Webb wrote:
7 >> > 141007 Pavel Volkov wrote:
8 >> > > On Sunday, October 5, 2014 9:10:50 PM MSK, Alan McKinnon wrote:
9 >> > >> I haven't used konqueror as a browser in many many months,
10 >> > >> I get along just fine with Firefox and Chromium.
11 >> > >> I believe Konqueror is essentially unmaintained these days
12 >> > >> or at least on life support. Make a fine file manager though
13 >> > >> (kparts has always been one of KDE's very much better ideas)
14 >> > >
15 >> > > I think there was a tendency to replace Konqueror with rekonq
16 >> > > in KDE-based distros. Can somebody comment on how rekonq is doing?
17 >> >
18 >> > I dropped Konqueror as an alternative browser recently
19 >> > after it refused to accept every URL as malformed.
20 >> > Rekonq is an adequate replacement + Firefox for regular use ;
21 >> > I also use Lynx when I want text copies of WWW dox.
22 >> > My window manager is Fluxbox.
23 >>
24 >> I still use Konqueror as file manager, ssh/ftp/webdav client and
25 >> occasionally
26 >> as an Internet browser. However, I have set it up to use WebKit as its
27 >> browser engine instead of KHTML.
28 >>
29 >> --
30 >> Regards,
31 >> Mick
32 >>
33 >>
34 >>
35 >> Hi,
36 >>
37 >> How did you manage to get WebKit instead of KHTML? On my version, I can
38 >> only see the last.
39 >>
40 >> Thanks, and Best Regards,
41 >> Francisco
42 >
43 > I set this up so long ago I forget exactly how I did it. IIRC it's as
44 > simple as
45 >
46 > emerge kde-misc/kwebkitpart
47 > konqueror menu -> View -> View Mode
48 >
49 last time I tried webkit it broke websites in interessting ways.

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