KIO::is_manually_mounted() and device UUIDs

Stephan Kulow coolo at
Wed May 2 14:07:44 BST 2007

Am Montag 30 April 2007 schrieb David Faure:
> On Monday 30 April 2007, David Faure wrote:
> > They need KMountPoint for their icon (mounted != unmounted, but that's
> > KMountPoint::currentMountPoints, which gets device names, so no problem
> > there...) and for their url in KDesktopFile::readUrl() (but that code
> > looks wrong to me -- all such desktop files that I can see have a
> > MountPoint entry anyway, so we could just use that).
> Ah! Of course, 10mn after sending the mail, the brain goes "ding!".
> Solution: moving the icon-determination code one level up (to KFileItem
> instead of now-useless KDEDesktopMimeType) and fixing readUrl() to use the
> MountPoint= key instead.
> So now KMountPoint can move up to kio and do the right thing there using
> solid. Phew. Just in time :)

My alternative would have been: IPC with kded :)

Greetings, Stephan

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