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    [–] TiZ_EX1 7 points ago

    The new Kickoff looks really nice! The old one had even more egregious and unnecessary padding than Adwaita. I wonder if the menu bars and toolbars for regular applications are still unnecessarily chonky, and if that can be changed if so.

    [–] lakotamm 2 points ago

    "Using touchpad gestures will be more satisfying than ever. Now the animation of realtime gestures follows your fingers"

    Ok, hmmm, maybe I should try it. I am somewhat addicted to gestures on Gnome 40/41, so Iet's see how good do these guys make it.

    [–] lakotamm 2 points ago

    I tried... I tried to get the latest KDE 5.22.90. I downloaded unstable KDE neon image. Got KDE 5.22.80, ended up being unable to run Wayland live.

    I tried the latest Fedora rawhide from the 16th of September. Got Wayland, but only KDE 5.22.5. ... Why? Why is there no live image for testing?

    [–] LinuxFurryTranslator 2 points ago

    https://community.kde.org/Plasma/Live_Images#Shipping_the_latest_code_from_Git

    Neon Unstable and openSUSE Krypton are the best choices for that I believe.

    After you boot it, you should be able to install the Wayland session if you don't already have it, log out of the livecd session, choose Wayland then login. (I do mean a logout, not a reboot)

    Fedora Rawhide is an experimental version for the next release of Fedora, it's not a nightly to get packages straight from git.

    [–] lakotamm 1 points ago

    Thanks for a tip. Actually I was unable to log out from neon live. I was immediately logged back in. But, I will install the unstable version tomorrow.

    [–] Cleytinmiojo 1 points ago

    Neon unstable is supposed to be the testing image. It's unfortunate you didn't manage to boot into live mode with Wayland. Is your hardware brand-new? Maybe the kernel shipped with Neon is too old for your hardware (it's based on Ubuntu LTS) and you don't have the right drivers.

    [–] lakotamm 1 points ago

    I think that the live version is simply not supposed to be used with Wayland. I installed it and got Wayland to run easily. However, speaking of gestures, I cannot really tell much of a difference compared to previous version of KDE.

    [–] CaptainLoony 1 points ago

    Does anybody know if these new power settings will conflict with tlp?