Plasma 5.2 bits for kdereview
kare.sars at iki.fi
Thu Jan 8 10:54:41 GMT 2015
On Thursday 08 January 2015 21:52:48 Ian Wadham wrote:
> On 08/01/2015, at 9:40 PM, Vishesh Handa wrote:
> > On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 7:39 AM, Ian Wadham <iandw.au at gmail.com> wrote:
> > - I don't think Windows has anything like Baloo or KWallet, but Apple
> > OS X certainly has, and has had for years. We, on the KDE-Mac list,
> > are starting to integrate KWallet and Apple's Keychain app, but
> > Baloo
> > is still an unknown quantity, esp. re how hard-wired it is into KDE
> > apps.
> > Side note: Windows has really good search capabilities.
> I have not seen or heard of them, and I go to a PC Users' Group regularly.
> Which version of Windows? Maybe 8?
> > They actually have
> > many more features than Mac's spotlight, but they lack the marketing and
> > usability of spotlight. Baloo would be a bad fit on both windows and mac.
> I am sad to hear that. It would be nice if apps from KDE could keep
> indexing terms in the same place as Spotlight.
Is there something stopping Baloo from becoming a "thin" wrapper around the
native solutions when used on those platforms? (Except man power ;)
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