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Smaragd (Emerald for KDE)

   0.0.7  

Window Decoration native KDE 4

Score 89%
Minimum required   KDE 4.x
Downloads:  7519
Submitted:  May 23 2010
Updated:  Sep 26 2010

Description:

Smaragd is a window decoration engine for the KDE window manager KWin. It allows you to use Emerald theme files (from Compiz/Beryl) with KDE SC 4.

Please read on before writing bug reports!

Installation and Usage
* You have to compile from source, needs cairo, glib2 and kdebase-workspace development headers (see INSTALL file)
* Restart KWin when you had a previous version installed
* The *.emerald theme file has to be extracted to $HOME/.emerald/theme (make sure the file $HOME/.emerald/theme/theme.ini exists)
* You can also use the original Emerald theme manager to install and modify themes, but it is not needed for running
* There are well over 1500 themes available, browse them on http://openDesktop.org/index.php?xcontentmode=102x103

Known Bugs
* Shadow offsets are broken (use KWin shadows for now)
* No theme installation/configuration dialog

Ubuntu binary kindly provided by Sam Rog, thanks!

Smaragd is developed in KDE's git repository, see https://projects.kde.org/projects/playground/artwork/smaragd




Changelog:

0.0.7 (svn version r1179589)
* Add support for themes without pixmap buttons
* Fix button glow centering

0.0.6 (svn version r1160092)
* Add button hover animation (KDE 4.4)
* Fix resizing from top border
* Fix corners in some themes (e.g. "Ordinary")

0.0.5 (svn version r1137929)
* Add option to use KWin title text colors
* Add support for customizable decoration shadows

0.0.4.svn1132360
* Fix crash with pixmap engine
* Fix crash when no theme is installed

0.0.4 (svn version r1132157)
* Fix corners with some themes
* Add support for button glow
* Improve maximized window layout
* Enable vrunner title text glow

0.0.3 (svn version r1131112)
* Detect corners for KWin shadows

0.0.2 (svn version r1129697)
* Initial release

0.0.1
* Proof of concept




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 Problem

 
 by ozky on: Nov 10 2011
 
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There is no theme.ini and i needed to create those directory's .emerald and theme to my home folder and problem it is that any of those emerald themes don't work with Smaragd.What i need to do ???


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 Re: Problem

 
 by originalseed on: Dec 12 2011
 
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Did you extract the files from sometheme.emerald?

If not, then extract the files to ~/.emerald/theme


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 +1

 
 by originalseed on: Dec 12 2011
 
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Works great on Kubuntu 11.10

I read in comments that blur is possible, how can this be achieved, my theme is vtunner (type).
Can it be added in theme.ini since i see that blur is part of compiz and no option for setting in emerald theme.


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 Re: +1

 
 by skulptor on: Dec 14 2011
 
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You need to compile Smaragd from git master to get the Blur effect working.


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 shadows

 
 by Phorious on: Dec 14 2011
 
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since KDE 4.7 hasnt anymore the kwin shadows pluggin, it's necessary to use the shadows of Smaragd. You said it's buggy but it's working quit good (so far).


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 Re: shadows

 
 by skulptor on: Dec 15 2011
 
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They are working good unless you use the Offset values to shift the shadows. I usually like them larger at the bottom, but shifting them down results in rendering errors.

The git master of the Skulpture repository has hardcoded shadows that are shifted, but it is easier here, because the Skulpture window decoration is not transparent.


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 about

 
 by ozky on: Dec 16 2011
 
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ok it solved the problem that i need to extract those .emerald files


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 [ 86%] Generating ui_kwin_smaragd_dialog.h

 
 by erngab on: Jan 31 2012
 
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In make I stack here
[ 86%] Generating ui_kwin_smaragd_dialog.h
/bin/sh: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
make[2]: *** [src/config/ui_kwin_smaragd_dialog.h] Error 2
make[1]: *** [src/config/CMakeFiles/kwin_smaragd_config.dir/all] Error 2
make: *** [all] Error 2
Some idea


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 Non-centered title text

 
 by TimeManx on: Jan 31 2012
 
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The title-text is centered without taking the space occupied by the minimize/close buttons as part of the total width.
This makes the text appear a little to the left.


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