Call for help on inotify replacement for non-Linux

Christian Ehrlicher Ch.Ehrlicher at
Mon Mar 3 16:53:37 GMT 2008

Sebastian TrĂ¼g schrieb:
> For nepomuk I implemented a kded module that monitors file operations like 
> rename and delete and updates the metadata accordingly. The problem is that 
> it depends on inotify which is linux-only. Sadly I cannot use KFileWatch 
> since I need move signals that include both the source and the dest URL.
> Question is: how can this be implemented for WIN or MAC and can we extend 
> KDirWatch to emit these signals and who can help with that?
Why not use QFileSystemWatcher like I did for KDirWatch on windows?


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