< Projects‎ | KNS2


The following KDE 4 applications are known to use the KNewStuff2 library. If an application is not listed here, other indicators are the appearence of GHNS repositories for their accepted data types.

KDE Education

  • KAnagram (vocabulary)
  • Kalzium (molecules)
  • KHangman (vocabulary)
  • KLettres (languages)
  • Parley (vocabulary) and themes)
  • KStars (astronomy data)
  • KWordQuiz (vocabulary)
  • Marble (maps)
  • Step (physics scenes examples)

KDE Games

Games mostly use KNS2 through the KGameThemeSelector in the preferences dialogue as indicated with KGTS.

  • KBreakout (themes via KGTS)
  • KBlocks (themes via KGTS)
  • KDiamond (themes via KGTS)
  • KSirK (themes)
  • Playground/Games:
    • Palapeli (puzzles)


  • KOrganizer (calendars)


  • KSplash (themes via System Settings)
  • KDM (themes and backgrounds, via System Settings)
  • Desktop (colour schemes, via System Settings)
  • Plasma (wallpapers and themes, and scripted applets)
  • KSysGuard (worksheets)
  • Plasma Addons:
    • Comic Applet (comics)


  • Icons (via System Settings)
  • Emoticons (via System Settings)


  • Extragear
    • Amarok (scripts and plasmoids)


  • SuperKaramba (widgets)


  • Kate (file templates)

Web Development

  • KLinkStatus (stylesheets)

Outside of KDE SVN

  • GGZ Gaming Zone KDE Games Collection

Old KDE 3 applications and former KNS2 applications

  • Kexi (templates, needs porting to KDE 4)
  • Okular (books and tools)
  • Quanta+ (???)


  • kdegames/kbounce for themes? (repo exists)
  • kdegames/mines for themes?
  • kdegames/kgoldrunner for themes and levels? (repo exists)
  • kdegames/kpat? (repo exists)
  • playground-games/kombination for dictionaries?
  • playground-games/ktron for themes?
  • playground-games/kigo for ... what? It has a *.knsrc file in SVN.
  • kdenetwork/kopete for ... what?

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