config option for KDirWatch method

Lubos Lunak l.lunak at
Tue Aug 7 18:37:05 BST 2007

Dne pondělí 06 srpen 2007 21:55 Thiago Macieira napsal(a):
> Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> >Right, but I'm going to go out on a limb here and guess that you get the
> >system-wide settings unless the app has overridden them (which I would
> >further suggest is The Right Thing To Do anyway). At least, I really
> >hope that's the way it works, or else all of KGlobalSettings is horribly
> >broken :-).
> >
> >Then again, having someone confirm that is best I suppose.
> Can you give us one reason why an application would choose to override the
> system settings?
> In which case will the application have more information for a better
> choice? And why shouldn't this apply to the entire system?

 I think the point is rather that KGlobal::config() is much cheaper, less 
error-prone and whatnot than KConfig( "kdeglobals" ) and KGlobal::config() 
falls back to kdeglobals anyway.

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