KFileInfo: using shared data

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Fri Apr 14 17:17:44 BST 2006

Hamish Rodda wrote:
>I was looking at KFileInfo and noticed that it was marked as "/// KDE4
> TODO: make them refcounted, e.g. using QSharedMimeData."
>So, I started out porting it over to be implicitly shared using
> QSharedData. Went pretty easily, for the most part.
>However, changing from pointers shared copies doesn't work well, because
> when a change is made it means that all of the other instances don't
> get the change.
>Is the plan to make this class explicitly shared?

QSharedMimeData is supposed to be about implicitly sharing.
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