Do you call kdesu from your program?

John Tapsell johnflux at
Tue Aug 19 10:02:10 BST 2008

2008/8/19 Thiago Macieira <thiago at>:
> John Tapsell wrote:
>>Hey all,
>>  Do you call kdesu from your program?  If so, it might be worth using
>>the new --embed <winid>  option.  This attaches the kdesu dialog to
>>the window, so that it acts as a real dialog for the program.  This
>>solves any focus programs, tab switching problems, etc.
> That's a nice feature, but one nitpicking: I think the name "--embed"
> conveys the wrong impression. You're not embedding parts of kdesu, you're
> just attaching the kdesu dialog to a master window.

I somewhat agree.  However I felt it better to follow what the kdialog
app does (which uses --embed).

Choose between consistency and correctness :-)

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