Some porting from KIO::Jobs to KJobs

Ricard Marxer Piñón rmarxer at
Wed Jan 17 20:03:22 GMT 2007

Rafael Fernández López wrote:
> 2007/1/17, Ricard Marxer Piñón <rmarxer at>:
>> What I meant with progressDescription is the same as your info slot.  So
>> the kuiserver would only show the string without doing nothing with it.
>> It's the application that would do something like this pseudo code:
>> myJob->progress(howMany/howManyTotal);
>> myJob->progressInfo(i18n("%1 of %2 contacts added", howManyDone,
>> howManyTotal));
>> Would this make sense?
> Yes, it makes sense to me. Is a good idea. I will implement it.
About the naming, maybe is better to follow the Qt api a little bit:

myJob->setProgressInfo(i18n("%1 of %2 contacts added", howManyDone,

and maybe add one more:


And about who should calculate the secondsRemaining, I think it can be 
calculated by default automatically by KJob unless the application sets 
it manually.

What do you think?

> Bye and thanks,
> Rafael Fernández López.

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