KGlobalSettings::documentPath returns empty string?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Sun Aug 10 13:49:14 BST 2008

Andreas Pakulat wrote:
>On 10.08.08 09:36:07, David Faure wrote:
>> On Thursday 07 August 2008, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
>> > So the question really is: Is that the correct behaviour for KDE?
>> Definitely not. KGlobalSettings always returned the path of a
>> directory that exists (homeDir by default, indeed).
>Ok, should I put this into KGS until Qt is fixed or should I fix Qt and
>put a patch into qt-copy/patches?

Qt's not wrong. It returns the path that the system says it is, if it 
exists. If it doesn't exist, it's not Qt's mandate to create it.

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