[RFC] One ioslave to rule them all...

David Faure faure at kde.org
Sun Jun 26 17:02:29 BST 2005

On Sunday 26 June 2005 17:47, Kévin Ottens wrote:
> Le Dimanche 26 Juin 2005 17:43, David Faure a écrit :
> > We could provide resolved url(s) using the standard way (text/uri-list)
> > and the kde-specific url(s) in addition, using another mimetype.
> > Then the receiver can pick kde protocols if it's a kde app, otherwise the
> > standard text/uri-list.
> That would solve the issue indeed!
> Which mimetype should we use?

"application/x-kde-uri-list" would do (consistent with the application/x-kde-cutselection
hack in libkonq).

> > Quite easy, except that KURLDrag can't call 
> > mostLocalURL itself, so it needs a new API for setting the list of resolved
> > URLs.
> Just point me where to start and I'll look into it.
> Can you tell me why KURLDrag can't call mostLocalURL btw?

Because KURLDrag is in kdecore and mostLocalURL is in kio.

David Faure, faure at kde.org, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org), and KOffice (http://www.koffice.org).

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