-
 KDE-Apps.org Applications for the KDE-Desktop 
 GTK-Apps.org Applications using the GTK Toolkit 
 GnomeFiles.org Applications for GNOME 
 MeeGo-Central.org Applications for MeeGo 
 CLI-Apps.org Command Line Applications 
 Qt-Apps.org Free Qt Applications 
 Qt-Prop.org Proprietary Qt Applications 
 Maemo-Apps.org Applications for the Maemo Plattform 
 Java-Apps.org Free Java Applications 
 eyeOS-Apps.org Free eyeOS Applications 
 Wine-Apps.org Wine Applications 
 Server-Apps.org Server Applications 
 apps.ownCloud.com ownCloud Applications 
--
-
 KDE-Look.org Artwork for the KDE-Desktop 
 GNOME-Look.org Artwork for the GNOME-Desktop 
 Xfce-Look.org Artwork for the Xfce-Desktop 
 Box-Look.org Artwork for your Windowmanager 
 E17-Stuff.org Artwork for Enlightenment 
 Beryl-Themes.org Artwork for the Beryl Windowmanager 
 Compiz-Themes.org Artwork for the Compiz Windowmanager 
 EDE-Look.org Themes for your EDE Desktop 
--
-
 Debian-Art.org Stuff for Debian 
 Gentoo-Art.org Artwork for Gentoo Linux 
 SUSE-Art.org Artwork for openSUSE 
 Ubuntu-Art.org Artwork for Ubuntu 
 Kubuntu-Art.org Artwork for Kubuntu 
 LinuxMint-Art.org Artwork for Linux Mint 
 Arch-Stuff.org Art And Stuff for Arch Linux 
 Frugalware-Art.org Themes for Frugalware 
 Fedora-Art.org Artwork for Fedora Linux 
 Mandriva-Art.org Artwork for Mandriva Linux 
--
-
 KDE-Files.org Files for KDE Applications 
 OpenTemplate.org Documents for OpenOffice.org
 GIMPStuff.org Files for GIMP
 InkscapeStuff.org Files for Inkscape
 ScribusStuff.org Files for Scribus
 BlenderStuff.org Textures and Objects for Blender
 VLC-Addons.org Themes and Extensions for VLC
--
-
 KDE-Help.org Support for your KDE Desktop 
 GNOME-Help.org Support for your GNOME Desktop 
 Xfce-Help.org Support for your Xfce Desktop 
--
openDesktop.orgopenDesktop.org:   Applications   Artwork   Linux Distributions   Documents    LinuxDaily.com    Linux42.org    OpenSkillz.com   
 
Apps
News
Groups
Knowledge
Events
Forum
People
Jobs
Register
Login


Sponsoring


-
- Content .- Fans (15) .- Knowledge Base  . 

KOSD

   0.8.1  

KDE Other Utility

Score 88%
KOSD
zoom


KOSD
zoom


KOSD
zoom


Link:  http://
Minimum required   KDE 4.x
Downloads:  2560
Submitted:  May 20 2008
Updated:  Nov 19 2011

Description:

KOSD is a simple framework for the KDE Desktop providing an OSD in response to media key presses.

How to install:

Step 1:
If you have an older version of KOSD already installed, remove it completely before proceeding.

Step 2:
To build and install KOSD change to the extracted source directory and type:

mkdir build && cd build
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=`kde4-config --prefix` ..
make
make install (as root)

Step 3:
Log out and back in to make sure the modules are loaded correctly by KDED (or run kquitapp kded && kded4).

Step 4:
In System Settings go to Shortcuts and Gestures->Global Keyboard Shortcuts. Select KOSD from the components list and reassign your keys as needed.

Step 5:
Go to Workspace Appearance->On-Screen Display to adjust KOSD to your liking.

That's it. Enjoy!

P.S.: Don't like monochrome icons? Then create the file .kde4/share/config/kosd_keysrc. Put the lines

[General]
UseSvg=0

in it and restart the KOSD Keys service.

You can also set the mixer control by adding the line

MixerControl=name

where name is the name of your desired control (e.g. Master, PCM, ...).




Changelog:

Changelog from 0.8.0 to 0.8.1
* Fixed some power management issues

Changelog from 0.7.1 to 0.8.0
* Added standard methods for battery, brightness and volume, allowing the pixmaps to be kept in memory, which avoids hard disk reads and makes the OSD more responsive

Changelog from 0.7.0 to 0.7.1
* Fixed a possible crash, if no mixer control named "Master" exists

Changelog from 0.6.2 to 0.7.0
* Changed KOSD Keys Service to use ALSA directly instead of relying on KMix

Changelog from 0.6.1 to 0.6.2
* Fixed CMakeLists.txt not to link against libsolidcontrol which is no longer used

Changelog from 0.6.0 to 0.6.1
* Made KOSD Keys Service compatible with KDE SC 4.6

Changelog from 0.5.1 to 0.6.0
* Added support for (Plasma-themed) SVG icons
* Many improvements throughout the code

Changelog from 0.5.0 to 0.5.1
* Fixed the mixer to always use the correct master channel

Changelog from 0.4.2 to 0.5.0
* Split up the monolithic application into a KDED module for the OSD, a KDED module for the key listener, a system settings module and a simple access library allowing any application to use the OSD
* Replaced the old OSD by new, fully Plasma based OSDs. There's now a "standard" OSD similar to the old one and a "compact" OSD similar to the OSDs provided by KMix and Powerdevil




LicenseGPL
Donate
Send to a friend
Subscribe
Other  Apps  from marcel83
Report inappropriate content



goto page: prev   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 

-

 Internationalization ?

 
 by warnec on: Aug 13 2009
 
Score 50%

Hi. Are you planning to add i18n support in near future?

And one bug - even though I set volume on 0%, I can still hear a faint sound when playing music/video, so it's not muted.


Reply to this

-

 Re: Internationalization ?

 
 by warnec on: Aug 14 2009
 
Score 50%

I tried to change kosd.cpp to see if it would handle hardcoded language change, and it can't display Polish national characters.

http://yfrog.com/18kosdp

If not .po files, you could do it as an author of Root Actions Servicemenu did - treat displayed strings as variables, and change them depending on the language code (pl,zh,de, etc.)


I dunno how to make the Polish signs appear, though.


Reply to this

-

 Re: Internationalization ?

 
 by bas89 on: Mar 13 2010
 
Score 50%

Internationalization would be great, you’’re right.


Reply to this

-

 Re: Re: Internationalization ?

 
 by warnec on: Mar 13 2010
 
Score 50%

TBH, it's not as important now to me ;)

The sound change OSD in KDE 4.4 looks much better than in previous KDE releases, so KOSD became somewhat redundant.


Reply to this

-

 Re: Re: Re: Internationalization ?

 
 by bas89 on: Mar 13 2010
 
Score 50%

Oh, ok. I still use KDE 4.3.5 :x


Reply to this

-

 Version 0.5

 
 by joth666 on: Aug 22 2010
 
Score 50%

Just upgraded to KDE 4.5.0 and KOSD 0.5, and works great as always.

Even better really since it's now more integrated than it was before.

This is really something that you should consider to move into kdereview for a possible inclusion into kdebase for 4.6 IMO.

Not every program would need to be able to react to multimedia keys but two programs I use regularly could benefit from being able to take Kosd for granted (in a full KDE environment at least): namely Amarok and K3B. Possibly more, but those at least have their own OSD code. It would be great if they could just use your lib so the look and position of the OSD would just be inhertited.


Reply to this

-

 compiler error

 
 by aubreybourke on: Aug 23 2010
 
Score 50%

Hi,

tried following your install instructions. Got the following:

aubrey@L7:~/Downloads/kosd/build> cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=`kde4-config --prefix` ..
-- The C compiler identification is GNU
-- The CXX compiler identification is GNU
-- Check for working C compiler: /usr/bin/gcc
-- Check for working C compiler: /usr/bin/gcc -- works
-- Detecting C compiler ABI info
-- Detecting C compiler ABI info - done
-- Check for working CXX compiler: /usr/bin/c++
-- Check for working CXX compiler: /usr/bin/c++ -- works
-- Detecting CXX compiler ABI info
-- Detecting CXX compiler ABI info - done
CMake Error at /usr/share/cmake/Modules/FindKDE4.cmake:98 (MESSAGE):
ERROR: cmake/modules/FindKDE4Internal.cmake not found in
/home/aubrey/.kde4/share/apps;/usr/share/kde4/apps;/etc/kde4/share/apps
Call Stack (most recent call first):
CMakeLists.txt:4 (find_package)


-- Configuring incomplete, errors occurred!

Any idea whats wrong?


Reply to this

-

 Re: compiler error

 
 by bohoomil on: Aug 25 2010
 
Score 50%

You don't have kdelibs5-dev and kdebase-workspace-dev installed on your system. Install'em first, and than run cmake and make again.


Reply to this

-

 No size adjusting in 0.5.1

 
 by hash87 on: Aug 25 2010
 
Score 50%

As far as i can remember there used to be a slider for adjusting size of KOSD in previous versions. In 0.5.1 there is no way to make the OSD bigger or smaller.


Reply to this

-

 keep flash video in fullscreen

 
 by gcala on: Oct 15 2010
 
Score 50%

Very cool osd!! But have a hard task for you (dunno if already asked): avoid resizing flash videos when in full screen and contemporary pressing volume controls on keyboard (an annoyance in kmix' osd too).


Reply to this

-
.

 Command line usage

 
 by Murz on: Oct 20 2010
 
Score 50%
MurzMurz
Qseo.ru
Home
-
Alexey Korepov 1

Qseo.ru
Russian Federation, Nizhniy Novgorod
Last visit Aug 19 2014
0 Friends
0 Groups

More info
Send a message
Add as friend
Other contents
--

Can I show this OSD notifications via command line?
I searching the replacement for knotify that show auto-hide notifications (that don't group in notification history).
Can I activate your notifications via some command like notify-send?
Which params can I use to customize it?


Reply to this

-
.

 Re: Command line usage

 
 by Murz on: Jan 3 2011
 
Score 50%
MurzMurz
Qseo.ru
Home
-
Alexey Korepov 1

Qseo.ru
Russian Federation, Nizhniy Novgorod
Last visit Aug 19 2014
0 Friends
0 Groups

More info
Send a message
Add as friend
Other contents
--

Maybe I can communicate with KOSD via dbus?


Reply to this

goto page: prev   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 

Add commentBack






-
-
How do you like Plasma 5?
 The best KDE Desktop ever.
 Definitely a nice improvement.
 Not decided yet. Haven't tried it yet.
 I do not like some of the changes.
 KDE is taking the wrong way.
 I am still sticking with KDE 3.5.
 I have no opinion, but wanted to vote anyway.

resultmore
 
 
 Who we are
Contact
More about us
Frequently Asked Questions
Register
Twitter
Blog
Explore
Apps
Jobs
Knowledge
Events
People
Updates on identi.ca
Updates on Twitter
Facebook App
Content RSS   
Events RSS   

Participate
Groups
Forum
Add App
Public API
About KDE-Apps.org
Legal Notice
Spreadshirt Shop
CafePress Shop
Advertising
Sponsor us
Report Abuse
 

Copyright 2003-2014 KDE-Apps.org Team  
All rights reserved. KDE-Apps.org is not liable for any content or goods on this site.
All contributors are responsible for the lawfulness of their uploads.
KDE and K Desktop Environment are trademarks of KDE e.V.