The "converged Plasma shell" that loads up the desktop in Plasma 5.0 can be extended with other user experiences. Qt 5.15 ships with a tech preview of RHI and the Vulkan interface. By default, our new users will have /bin/sh as its default shell. You can have more than one panel. On a Plasma desktop you can move the panel wherever you want â bottom, top, left or side. Current State. This wouldn't be a problem if I could restart Plasma Desktop, but I cannot. If you get confused, just look at the existing user (the one that is not loading the Plasma desktop). However, sometimes, the KDE Plasma panel can freeze up and crash, which is a huge problem. Many people bite the bullet and restart the computer, but if you are using your computer as a server of any kind, then a full â¦ X-Plasma-ContainmentCategories defines what kind of layout it is with possible values being panel and desktop. I spent some time to set it up and explore what we need to do to get our side fully working. After flipping around the displays so much, plasma shell may have gotten a bit frazzled. According to announcements you need to add the corresponding Plasma Widget or the menu button from "Window Decorations" settings.. Ditto for wipe data . I've tried using + + F1 and logging into the Busybox shell to use: killall plasma-desktop That works, but then when I try to use the following it fails: plasma-desktop ), and gave me a short sequence of confirmation dialogs, driven from the Volume Up/Down and power keys, and then did with the reset. Plasma code primarily interacts with Items and occasionally nodes, slightly above the level being abstracted. If so, just reset it using the following command: kquitapp5 plasmashell && kstart plasmashell This lays the base for a converged user experience bringing up a suitable UI for a given target device. Then I tried adb reboot recovery and the device responded (Joy!!! When you run a Linux distribution with the KDE Plasma desktopâa beautiful but notoriously resource-hogging environmentâand you leave your computer on for an extended period of time, you'll likely find that the desktop becomes a bit sluggish after a few days. Two core components of the Plasma desktop experience are panels and widgets which enhance the user experience. KDE's pioneering feature to separate the menu bar from the application window allows for a new user interface paradigm, with either a Plasma Widget showing the menu, or with the menu neatly tucked away in the window title bar. The snail-shell allows the igniter to reset quickly so that one plasma discharge can be generated with each revolution, no matter how fast a person cranks the device. The snail-shell allows the igniter to reset quickly so that one plasma discharge can be generated with each revolution, no matter how fast a person cranks the device. Finally a X-KDE-PluginInfo-Name entry is required to provide a globally unique internal name for the Template. I often slap the panel on the left corner of the screen â which makes better use of the wide screen monitors. Plasma is a Desktop Use Plasma to surf the web; keep in touch with colleagues, friends and family; manage your files, enjoy music and videos; and get creative and productive at work. You can change this in the /etc/passwd file by adding :/bin/bash to the entry line that denotes our new user. Now, edit the â¦ If the layout is specific to a given Plasma application, such as plasma-desktop, this can be specific using X-Plasma-Shell. Global Menus have returned. The KDE Plasma 5 desktop environment is rock solid at this point, and rarely has any breaking issues that make it impossible to use the desktop. At completely random times, Plasma Desktop will crash. Unlike Gnome Shell, KDE Plasma 5 has no real built-in restart mechanism for their users to take advantage of.So, if youâre using KDE and you want a quick â¦ First adb shell and then recovery wipe_data, and got "... recovery: not found".