Kidletime-5.37.0 for lxqt

Introduction to kidletime

KIdleTime is used to report idle time of user and system. It is useful not only for finding out about the current idle time of the PC, but also for getting notified upon idle time events, such as custom timeouts, or user activity.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.1 platform.



This package is extracted from the KF5 set of packages. If KDE Frameworks-5.37.0 is built, do NOT also build this package as presented here.

Package Information

Kidletime Dependencies



User Notes:

Installation of kidletime

Install kidletime by running the following commands:

mkdir -v build &&
cd       build &&

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

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library:
Installed Directories: $LXQT_PREFIX/lib/plugins/kf5/org.kde.kidletime.platforms, $LXQT_PREFIX/lib/cmake/KF5IdleTime, and $LXQT_PREFIX/include/KF5/KIdleTime

Short Descriptions

contains the KDE API for idle time reports.

Last updated on 2017-08-25 14:22:07 -0700