print dialog and kfiledialog

David Faure faure at
Fri Jan 4 12:14:39 GMT 2008

On Thursday 03 January 2008, Thomas Zander wrote:
> Hi,
> for Qt4.4 I revamped the Qt print dialog and among others put in some effort 
> to make it easy to extend for KDE.
> One thing that is pretty trivial to do now is to override the file dialog that 
> it shows.
> I added the code to kde locally, as supplied in the attached patch.
> The only problem I have with it is that it doesn't compile due to the kdeprint 
> namespace living in kdeui, and the kfiledialog header file being in kio.
> And since kio depends on kdeui, I guess its not a good idea to just include / 
> link since that will create a circular dependency. ;)
> Does someone have an idea on how to solve this?

By dlopening libkfile, like KFileDialog itself does.

David Faure, faure at, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
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