Introduction to Kdeplasma-addons

This package provides extra Plasma applets and engines like lancelot, calculator, wallpapers etc.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.7 platform.

This package is known to build and work properly using the gcc-5 compiler.

Package Information

Kdeplasma-addons Dependencies


kde-workspace-4.11.21 and kdepimlibs-4.14.10


libkexiv2-15.04.3, QJson-0.8.1, Eigen (for the Mandelbrot wallpaper plugin), IBus, Nepomuk, Marble (for the desktop globe wallpaper),and QOAuth (needed for the Plasma microblog dataengine)

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/kdeplasma-addons

Installation of Kdeplasma-addons

Install Kdeplasma-addons by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

      -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release         \
      -Wno-dev .. &&

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: lancelot
Installed Libraries: liblancelot-datamodels.so, liblancelot.so, libplasma_groupingcontainment.so, libplasmacomicprovidercore.so, libplasmapotdprovidercore.so, libplasmaweather.so, librtm.so and several in $KDE_PREFIX/lib/kde4
Installed Directories: several in $KDE_PREFIX/include and $KDE_PREFIX/share

Last updated on 2015-06-05 18:33:59 +0000