Soda Dark [Thin Titlebar]

Yakuake Skins

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/Zren/yakuake-sodadark-thintitlebar

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Description:

Credit to whoever designed Soda Dark for Sublime Text 3, and the Breeze Minimal Yakuake skin for the thin layout.
Last changelog:

v3 - January 27 2019 7 months ago

* Placed zipped files inside a "sodadark-thintitlebar" subfolder. It needs that folder name to define the skin id.
* Note that even in Plasma 5.15, there is a bug where you cannot download skins using the "Get Hot New Stuff" dialog due to a Yakuake bug: https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=395012

mockroot

8 months ago

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nightreveller

1 year ago

The Best Yakuake skin out there. Thanks a lot! BTW I'm using almost _all_ of your work ;)

One glitch I experience with this skin can be seen here: https://i.imgur.com/WfJKnEb.png Only happens for the active tab. Anything to do about this? TIA!

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Zren

1 year ago

I've randomly noticed a single white pixel before. It drove me mad trying to figure out why it was happening. You've given me a much needed clue. It looks like it's drawing the text that overflows the "tab area" onto the "titlebar". Hmmm.

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nightreveller

1 year ago

What I'm thinking it is the the only part that is visible from the text that is normally shown under the tabbar (titlebar?). https://i.imgur.com/LFKG5zL.png Can we clear that text completely?

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Zren

1 year ago

Wow, I've been using "thin titlebar" themes so long I complete forgot there was text in the TITLEbar. Welp.

Here's how the default is defined:
* https://github.com/KDE/yakuake/blob/master/data/skins/default/title.skin#L13-L19

And here's what I've been using:
* https://github.com/Zren/yakuake-sodadark-thintitlebar/blob/master/title.skin#L13-L19

I'll need to look into if there's a way to draw the titlebar completely "offscreen", or if I can set the font size to 0, or if I can draw the text as a "transparent color".

Looking at the code that loads the skin, I don't see any "disable the title" options.
https://github.com/KDE/yakuake/blob/02dd8ab51d6dd1dd1c8b3dcc78fc596cd2ed96f5/app/skin.cpp#L107-L118

I fixed it by using [Text] y=-100, I'll upload a v2 in a sec.

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nightreveller

1 year ago

Cheers for the fast fix! :-D
BTW: is there a way to receive this update (and others for widgets etc) automatically?

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Zren

1 year ago

Not really, you'll need to download it via the installer in yakuake. I think the Discover app is going to attempt to update widgets some day in the distant future though. Same day I'll learn how to setup an ubuntu PPA.

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nightreveller

1 year ago

Discover would be the way to go I guess. Ubuntu PPA would not have helped me on Arch ;) Again thanks for the quick fix, keep up the awesome work you are doing for KDE!

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cyclingGeorgian

2 years ago

perfect looking theme... nicely readable tab bar and minimalistic menu bar... and colors are very nice! After i managed to install... getting "Unable to locate required files in the skin archive"

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Zren

2 years ago

If Get Hot New Stuff is acting up, download the zip from the KDE Store, then unzip it at:

~/.local/share/yakuake/kns_skins/

So that you have ~/.local/share/yakuake/kns_skins/sodadark-thintitlebar/tabs.skin

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voondo

2 years ago

Perfect for me. Thanks !

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v3 - January 27 2019 7 months ago

* Placed zipped files inside a "sodadark-thintitlebar" subfolder. It needs that folder name to define the skin id.
* Note that even in Plasma 5.15, there is a bug where you cannot download skins using the "Get Hot New Stuff" dialog due to a Yakuake bug: https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=395012

v2 - August 24 2018 1 year ago

* Fix titlebar text peeking out below the first tab by drawing it at y=-100

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product-maker voondo May 29 2017 9 excellent
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