[kubuntu-devel] Krunner Python Extension Example Help

heathmatlock heathmatlock at gmail.com
Thu Dec 29 21:55:18 UTC 2011

I can take this somewhere else, maybe the plasma development list. I
verified that I'm using the neon packages for krunner and plasmapkg
with "which". Turns out I'm not the only person having problems with
this example, verified with other users in #kde-devel.

On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 2:47 PM, Jonathan Riddell <jriddell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> 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.
> Jonathan
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