Listing and unmounting GVFS mounts in KDE

Kevin Ottens ervin at
Mon Feb 11 07:57:24 GMT 2008

Le Sunday 10 February 2008, nf2 a écrit :
> Kevin Ottens wrote:
> KDE didn't have the notion of such network "mounts" in the past -
> therefore i think it's hard to tell where they belong. [...]

For the record that's wrong, we had this kind of things in the past, we just 
never called them "mounts".

> The question whether they fit into the scope of Solid seems a bit
> ambiguous too.*) Solid also handles Volumes. Are they Hardware? Not so
> sure.

They are information about a piece of hardware actually plugged into your 

> Technically network mounts seem to fit quite well into Solid. I 
> have implemented them with the StorageAccess and StorageVolume
> interfaces - If there were some kind of NetworkStorage or NetworkVolume
> interface, things would be perfect.
> *) As i have spent all night hacking those mounts into Solid, i might be
> a bit preoccupied today. ;-)

Send me the patch, I'll take a look, don't expect miracles though...

Kévin 'ervin' Ottens,
"Ni le maître sans disciple, Ni le disciple sans maître,
Ne font reculer l'ignorance."
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