KDE Search Widget

Shaheed srhaque at iee.org
Wed Jan 19 03:52:05 GMT 2005

On Tuesday 18 January 2005 22:05, Benjamin Meyer wrote:
> I noticed that a number of KDE applications have begun to sprout simple
> search capability within the main window/toolbar.  For example Konq, KMail,
> KAddressBook and others.  It might be handy to make a common KDE search
> widget so that this simple search will look consistant across the desktop.
> Before embarking on making one or enhancing one I figured it would be wise
> to solicit suggestions for code already in cvs that would be perfect for
> this.
> From looking in kdelibs I see KListViewSearchLine and KIconViewSearchLine
> which look like helper functions for ListView and IconView and really
> should probably inherit from a common basic search widget (with the pretty
> search graphic, list saving/restoring, and clear).

Is KFindDialog what you want (like "find" in konqui)? Or did you mean more 
along the lines of the "search" in kmail?

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