Using scripting languages for KDE4 main modules

Allan Sandfeld Jensen kde at
Mon Oct 2 14:02:54 BST 2006

On Sunday 01 October 2006 14:29, Maksim Orlovich wrote:
> > Yes, but for non-basic apps which can be written in a scripting language,
> > it's
> > better if they are all written in the same one, so we can limit both
> > memory
> > usage and dependencies to a single binding.
> Some of the concern about resource usage is addressed by Smoke, I think,
> which is used by most bindings ---- well, except PyQt, oops.
> Of course, using KJS is basically free, and KJSEmbed is very light....

KJS is an automatic. May not be so usefull for applications but is perfect in 
application scriptin.

Besides KJS we should have one major script language: Ruby or Python. Vote on 
it or pick straws if necessary.


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