Show more way to download apps in kde.org/applications
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Description

We should show more ways to download our apps in kde.org/applications:

Using appstream custom field feature we can add features:

Appstream tag added for

Some changes are also needed on the website

ognarb created this task.Oct 1 2019, 12:38 PM
ognarb added a comment.Oct 1 2019, 1:40 PM

Please test https://kde.carlschwan.eu/applications/development/org.kde.kate on Windows on let me know if the installation button change to 'Install on Windows'.

On Linux appstream URLs don't work for me on Firefox Kubuntu 19.04. Should we really be using them if they're broken?

mmustac added a subscriber: mmustac.Oct 4 2019, 1:15 PM

Works for me on Windows 10 (with FF & Chrome) and get a link to the Microsoft store. All fine.

ognarb added a comment.Oct 4 2019, 2:23 PM

@feverfew Yeah the AppStream URL only work if Discover is installed. There is already a task for this T11681. I'm currently investigating how I could check if there is custom URL handler for AppStream available, so that I can provide a fallback link.

@mmustac Thanks for testing (I don't have a Windows installation)

I'm not sure if this is the right task but there are two small typos here:

This button only work with Discover and other AppStream application stores. You can also use your distribution packet manager.

Better:

This button only works with Discover and other AppStream application stores. You can also use your distribution's packet manager.

@vinzenzv Thanks I pushed a fix for this issue. It should be in less than half an hour online.

@vinzenzv Thanks I pushed a fix for this issue. It should be in less than half an hour online.

Great, thanks!