[PATCH] KIO::SlaveBase and the event loop

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Mon Jul 21 17:27:40 BST 2008

nf2 wrote:
>Are there any considerations regarding moving from KIO to something like
>libsoup? While it seems to make sense for VFS to run backends
>out-of-process (like KIO, GVFS and FUSE do it), perhaps that's not
>necessary for web-browsers/http. From reading about libsoup i got the
>impression that it's becoming a full-fledged http-client library.
>Perhaps another area where code could be shared.

There are no plans to do that.

I might point out that there's another HTTP implementation already loaded 
in KDE applications, which is the one in QtNetwork (no, not QHttp). If 
there's interest, we can make the class public.

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