[PATCH] Using KIcon for icons with overlay

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at kde.org
Thu Aug 30 04:50:46 BST 2007

On Wednesday 29 August 2007, Olivier Goffart wrote:
> Le mercredi 29 août 2007, Gustavo Pichorim Boiko a écrit :
> > So I'm open for suggestions on how this could be handle.
> Personally, what I would have done is adding a color argument to
> KIconLoader::loadIcon()    (in a overloaded version)
> and either :
>  - Add the same argument to one KIcon constructor
> or
>  - Don't use KIcon for status icons in Kopete, but a QIcon using a
> KopeteIconEngine which derive from QIconEngine and which use KIconLoader.

and i suppose you'd have to then pass in QStringList() for the overlays to 
iconLoader, apply the effect, then call d->drawOverlays at that point.

to avoid being colour specific, why not take a full effect specification? man, 
will _that_ be an ugly method signature when it's all said and done...

i really don't know which approach is the Least Fugly.

Aaron J. Seigo
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