Request to change signature of a KUrl method

Aurélien Gâteau aurelien.gateau at
Mon Sep 21 10:16:27 BST 2009

David Faure wrote:
> On Wednesday 16 September 2009, Aurélien Gâteau wrote:
>> Ramon Zarazua wrote:
>>> Hello.
>>> I have been working with KUrls frequently, and often I Need to clean the
>>> path of a URL before passing it in as an argument into a function. I am
>>> just suggesting having cleanPath return a reference to itself, to allow
>>> chaining, and avoid having to create temporaries to call the function.
>> I suggest introducing a "KUrl::cleanedPath(const CleanPathOption&
>> options) const" method which would not alter the current url and return
>> a cleaned version. This is BC and quite consistent with other Qt API
>> (example, QRect::adjust() and QRect::adjusted())
> Except that the name "cleanedPath" would make one think that this method
> returns a path.... not a url.

True. What about cleaned() then?


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