Patch for KShortcutsEditor and KXMLGui

David Faure faure at
Wed Oct 8 00:26:23 BST 2008

On Friday 03 October 2008, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> kate-app plugins all use the KGenericFactory and K_EXPORT_COMPONENT_FACTORY
> macro, which I think is deprecated nowadays in favor of
> KPluginLoad+KPluginFactory. But I can't find any evidence of that right
> now, except a deprecation of KGenericFactory and the KLibFactory class
> (which are related).

Well, KGenericFactory is deprecated indeed;
K_EXPORT_COMPONENT_FACTORY is not, it returns a KPluginFactory :)

For an example of before and after, see klibloadertest_module.cpp
and klibloadertest4_module.cpp in kdelibs/kdecore/tests/

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