On Wednesday 17 December 2008 14:04:05 Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > On Thu, Dec 18, 2008 at 6:41 AM, Anne Wilson <annew kde org> wrote: > > On Tuesday 16 December 2008 23:37:41 Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > >> I used to use krunner a lot with 3.5, but the 4.1 version seems slow > >> and clunky. It's slower at searching, doesn't remember history (the > >> arrow button) and IIRC has actually crashed on me at least once. This > >> is kdebase-workspace-4.1.3-7.fc10.x86_64 at the moment. > > > > I've just read a blog > > http://agateau.wordpress.com/2008/12/16/krunner-is-more- > > powerful-than-it-looks/ that may be relevant to your speed issue. Take a > > look at the menu from the spanner, and uncheck runners that you probably > > won't want to use. It should speed things up. HTH > > That's extremely useful Anne, thanks. It did make a difference when I > turned off most of the options. > > A followup question if I may: what's the difference between Command > Line and Applications in the options settings? > I'm just guessing, but I would think that Applications just offers launchers, whereas Command Line would mean that you can issue a launch command with parameters, as though you were launching from a terminal. Anne
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