Kimageio removal

Nicolas Goutte nicolasg at
Mon Jan 16 12:34:15 GMT 2006

On Monday 16 January 2006 13:19, Szombathelyi György wrote:
> Now I re-added KImageIO with minimal functionality, using .desktop files
> instead of .kimgio files.

Is renaming such files back to *.desktop really wanted?

I do not really mind either way, I just need to know to adapt Scripty's code.

Have a nice day!

> Please consider it as a port for KDE4 :)
> If you see design problems with this approach, please tell me, I'll try
> to fix.
> Zack Rusin wrote:
> > On Sunday 15 January 2006 16:37, Szombathelyi György wrote:
> >> And does it matter?
> >
> > Like Waldo mentioned it depends on what kind of policy we adopt for
> > porting. If we'll decide that the installation can live next to each
> > other then yeah, it's a problem. Furthermore when I converted KImageIO
> > to Qt4 I didn't remove for a very simple reason, to query what plugins
> > are support via qimage[reader/writer] it has to load the plugins to
> > figure out what format they provide. kimageio didn't have to do that.
> > it's not a terribly hard problem but i didn't feel like dealing with it
> > then. you kinda ignored it, which is another option =)
> >
> > Zack

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