KAccounts move into extragear/base

Aleix Pol aleixpol at kde.org
Wed Dec 3 18:06:47 GMT 2014

On Wed, Dec 3, 2014 at 4:50 PM, Martin Klapetek <martin.klapetek at gmail.com>

> Hello,
> I'd like to move the KAccounts project out of playground into
> extragear/base (with a stop in kdereview), more precisely the repositories
> kaccounts-integration, kaccounts-providers and signon-kwallet-extension
> (all at kde: ).
> KAccounts is the continuation of WebAccounts/KDE Accounts/Accounts project
> started by Alex Fiestas. It's a suite of kded module, kcm module, a support
> library and some plugins to provide a one single central place to set up
> any kinds of accounts, build on top of Accounts-SSO project [1]. This will
> be used as the only way to set up KDE Telepathy accounts in its frameworks
> version and is intended to handle PIM/Akonadi accounts as well (currently
> it's tested on the Facebook resource and I need to talk with the PIM team
> about how it will fit into the new Akonadi rewrite). Adding new account
> types is easy, it's just a matter of two XML files and a UI plugin.
> KAccounts-providers is only a data repository, it contains the various XML
> files needed for some basic accounts like Google and Facebook.
> Signon-kwallet-extension is a plugin for signond (the upstream daemon) to
> store secretes in kwallet.
> There's a guide how to set it all up at
> https://community.kde.org/KTp/Setting_up_KAccounts
> Ticket for move into kdereview has been filed, so please give it a look
> [1] - http://code.google.com/p/accounts-sso/
> Cheers
> --
> Martin Klapetek | KDE Developer

Haven't looked deep in the code, but so far it looks good. I've been using
it for about some weeks already, seems to work well.

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