kcmodule and kcmoduleproxy

Matthias Kretz kretz at kde.org
Fri Dec 5 14:02:54 GMT 2008

On Friday 05 December 2008 10:34:01 David Faure wrote:
> On Thursday 04 December 2008, Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> > Yes, *I* prefer taking 10 seconds to load than and absurd initial size
> > (no it did not have the right size for the first kcm) and sizing
> > jumpyness when other dialogs are loaded.
> Configuration dialogs take far too much time to show up right now, we have
> to fix that. But yes we have to avoid absurd initial sizes. Can't we simply
> force a rather big size on windows that contain multiple modules? If we
> support 800x600, then we should just resize to 760x580 (+ adjusting for
> work area size if smaller).

You mean that KCMultiDialog itself sets a minimum size guessing from the 
number of contained modules? Might be a good short term solution, but it feels 
wrong. I'd rather we look for the places where it is used and add a dialog-
>setMinimumSize or setInitialSize there.

> And then we can fix the modules that force a bigger window size than that.

Always a good thing to do. :)

Matthias Kretz (Germany)                            <><

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