core/ui separation

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Thu May 18 09:43:35 BST 2006

Matthias Kretz wrote:
>as I still maintain a separation of non-GUI and GUI dependant code in
> Phonon, I wanted to make sure that this is a sensible thing to do...
> because even now the non-GUI code is not GUI free as there are
> KMessageBox uses when errors occur. And of course it's GUI dependent as
> it uses KIO.
>Will we have a kdecore that will not depend on QtGui? Is there a chance
> of being able to use KIO without a dependency on QtGui? If not, I'll
> drop the Phonon core/ui separation now and make some of that code a
> little easier...

We want to have libkdecore not depend on QtGui. Some of the KIO non-GUI 
related things are being moved up to libkdecore (think KJob). But libkio 
itself will depend on libkdeui, afaik.

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