[kubuntu-devel] Krunner Python Extension Example Help

Jonathan Riddell jriddell at ubuntu.com
Thu Dec 29 20:47:19 UTC 2011

On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 02:32:13PM -0600, heathmatlock wrote:
> http://techbase.kde.org/Development/Tutorials/Plasma/PythonRunner
> It's a very straightforward and simple example, but it doesn't seem to
> be working. plasmapkg --type runner --install runner_msgbox executed
> successfully, and I quit krunner using kquitapp, then restarted it.
> Typing "msg hello world" (without quotes) into krunner doesn't do
> anything. Will someone verify this is or isn't working?
> Here's my directory structure in case anyone cares:
> heath at B570:~/kde/runner_msgbox$ ls -aRt
> .:
> code  .  metadata.desktop  ..
> ./code:
> .  main.py  ..

This list is for people developing Kubuntu.  There are other lists for
people developing KDE things on Kubuntu although Python is often not
supported on them which puts you in a tricky situation.

You're using neon so plasmapkg needs to be the neon version else it will install to the wrong place.


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