[PATCH] BUG 167388 inconsistency in ~/.kde4/share/config/trashrc

Tobias Koenig tokoe at kde.org
Wed Sep 2 10:09:20 BST 2009

On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 02:52:20PM +0800, "??????(Peter Pan)" wrote:
> Hi, all

> When look into BUG 167388, I find that plasma-desktop and dolphin use
> kio_trash to deal with trash, and class TrashImpl is responsible to keep
>    trashrc consistent.
> But if more than one kio_trash are created,  inconsistency may occur,
> because TrashImpl doesn't make sure whether the config file is the
> latest before reading or writing.
> ReparseConfiguration is expensive, but I can't find better way now.
Take a look at kdebase/runtime/ktrash/kinterprocesslock.(h|cpp), this
class allows exclusive access to a resource for multiple application
instances. We use it already to serialize access of multiple kio_trash
instances on the $TRASHDIR/metadata file.

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