[PATCH] Configuring global shortcuts

Andreas Pakulat apaku at gmx.de
Fri Dec 14 11:27:05 GMT 2007

On 09.12.07 19:21:40, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> Hi,
> currently the kcontrol module to configure keyboard shortcuts is in bad
> shape (kdebase/workspace/kcontrol/keys). It would need porting to the
> new global kded module.
> I talked to Andreas Hartmetz a bit on IRC and his opinion is that
> there's no need for it, except for a few special cases like kwin, plasma
> and  some others that don't have a mainwindow-application themselves.
> For all other applications that want to provide global actions they can
> provide this via their normal shortcuts configuration.
> I tend to agree and thus wrote a very simple new module that allows to
> configure only global shortcuts. It replaces the current module.
> The code needs a BC change in KShortcutsEditor, which is in the first
> patch. It adds a new method to clear the list of actions the editor
> currently shows. 

Just a short ping. Unless I see some objections I'm going to commit both
parts next monday.


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