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authorBenedict Reuschling <bcr@FreeBSD.org>2019-01-13 11:29:32 +0000
committerBenedict Reuschling <bcr@FreeBSD.org>2019-01-13 11:29:32 +0000
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Remove instructions about outdated KDE4 and replace
them with KDE5 Plasma. The instructions are rewritten to cover KDE5 specifics like installing the necessary packages (SDDM). Happy KDE5-ing on FreeBSD! PR: 231235 Submitted by: lbartoletti@tuxfamily.org Reviewed by: kde@, tcberner@ Approved by: tcberner@ Differential Revision: https://reviews.freebsd.org/D18813
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Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=52765
Diffstat (limited to 'en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11')
-rw-r--r--en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11/chapter.xml22
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11/chapter.xml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11/chapter.xml
index abd1ad4e07..bf7c98fb22 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11/chapter.xml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11/chapter.xml
@@ -1564,7 +1564,7 @@ hald_enable="YES"</programlisting>
<para>To install the <application>KDE</application> package,
type:</para>
- <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>pkg install x11/kde4</userinput></screen>
+ <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>pkg install x11/kde5</userinput></screen>
<para>To instead build the <application>KDE</application> port,
use the following command. Installing the port will provide a
@@ -1572,7 +1572,7 @@ hald_enable="YES"</programlisting>
<application>KDE</application> is a large application and will
take some time to compile, even on a fast computer.</para>
- <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>cd /usr/ports/x11/kde4</userinput>
+ <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>cd /usr/ports/x11/kde5</userinput>
&prompt.root; <userinput>make install clean</userinput></screen>
<indexterm>
@@ -1598,13 +1598,17 @@ hald_enable="YES"</programlisting>
<programlisting>dbus_enable="YES"
hald_enable="YES"</programlisting>
- <para>The installation of <application>KDE</application>
- includes the KDE Display Manager,
- <application>KDM</application>. To enable this display
- manager, add this line to
+ <para>Since KDE Plasma 5, the KDE Display Manager,
+ <application>KDM</application> is no longer developed.
+ A possible replacement is <application>SDDM</application>.
+ To install it, type:</para>
+
+ <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>pkg install x11/sddm</userinput></screen>
+
+ <para>Add this line to
<filename>/etc/rc.conf</filename>:</para>
- <programlisting>kdm4_enable="YES"</programlisting>
+ <programlisting>sddm_enable="YES"</programlisting>
<para>A second method for launching
<application>KDE</application> is to type
@@ -1612,14 +1616,14 @@ hald_enable="YES"</programlisting>
work, the following line is needed in
<filename>~/.xinitrc</filename>:</para>
- <programlisting>exec /usr/local/bin/startkde</programlisting>
+ <programlisting>exec ck-launch-session startkde</programlisting>
<para>A third method for starting <application>KDE</application>
is through <application>XDM</application>. To do so, create
an executable <filename>~/.xsession</filename> as
follows:</para>
- <screen>&prompt.user; <userinput>echo "exec /usr/local/bin/startkde" &gt; ~/.xsession</userinput></screen>
+ <screen>&prompt.user; <userinput>echo "exec ck-launch-session startkde" &gt; ~/.xsession</userinput></screen>
<para>Once <application>KDE</application> is started, refer to
its built-in help system for more information on how to use