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A versatile KDE system tray proxy for scripts.

Konch is a versatile utility that allows you to create system tray applets using standard scripting languages such as bash, Perl, or Python. You can change the icon shown in the tray, apply several effects, and create menus. Konch relays events to your script via command-line parameters or STDIN. Your script can respond by simply printing out appropriate lines (such as a menu listing), or executing a program.


User Guide at http://konch.kdex.org/kdoc/



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Ted Teah

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14 May 2007

Leaders and contributors

Alex Ibrado Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://svn.kdex.org/viewvc/konch/
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:alex@kdex.org
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/konch

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 April 2018.


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