remove QtGui dependence of kdecore

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Mon Jan 8 08:11:32 GMT 2007

On Wednesday 03 January 2007 19:55, Reinhold Kainhofer wrote:
> Am Mit Jän 3 2007 schrieb Thiago Macieira:
> > Hmm... I think this was one of the original intentions in splitting
> > KIO::Job into KJob: to allow for a curses-based implementation if
> > necessary of the messages and user interactions.
> >
> > But I say this: do not over-complicate the code for a use-case that does
> > not exist. If someone can come up with a compelling use-case for
> > text-mode ioslaves (I don't mean GUI-less apps, I mean apps running with
> > completely outside a graphical display), we should investigate the
> > possibility.
> We had a couple of guys who wanted to use konsolekalendar from cron
> scripts.

Or the addressbook when being logged in through SSH

So I'd guess it depends on the Akonadi design, i.e. if it intends to use IO 


Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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