why kdelibs?

Thomas L├╝bking thomas.luebking at web.de
Thu Oct 28 13:17:52 BST 2010


Am Thursday 28 October 2010 schrieb Chani:

> well yes, but *why* is that awesome? :)
+1 for KIO
(btw: would there be interest in removing the GUI deps from libkio?
might be nice to have kioclient on GUIless server terminals... and alias its 
commands to cp/rm/mv =)

+ Solid (for recent incidents... ;-)

KIO provides easy transparent, abstract, async, reliable & _fast_ support for 
quite some protocols. 
Qt has to offer nothing like this. (the QNetwork module is nice, but not 
comparable at all - sorry trolls)

The rest in kdelibs is (imvho) however too k-DE specific or became more and 
more redundant with latter Qt versions ... (Qt incorporated a lot of stuff ;-)
ie.: "nice to have, but no killer"




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