kio-gdrive - was - Re: New project moved to review

Luigi Toscano luigi.toscano at
Sun Nov 20 16:04:00 GMT 2016

In data domenica 20 novembre 2016 13:24:50 CET, Elvis Angelaccio ha scritto:
> On Sun, Nov 20, 2016 at 12:39 PM, Boudhayan Gupta <bgupta at> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 
> > I seem to have missed this discussion and since there's a ticket to
> > move this I've become aware of this now, and am asking here.
> > 
> > If we *are* to move to extragear, Extragear/network is the more
> > appropriate location for this. Reasons:
> > 
> > 1) GDrive is not PIM related - it is networked file storage.
> > 
> > 2) It depends on a Google Account, sure, but that account does not
> > need to have GMail enabled on it. It need have nothing else enabled on
> > it but Google Drive.
> > 
> > 3) If I'm browsing the archives, I'm never going to think looking into
> > PIM for a Google Drive client. I *will* look at network though.
> > 
> > Inputs?
> I think both locations would be fine (and in fact, it used to live in
> playground/network). I proposed to move it to PIM because it depends
> on libkgapi which is a PIM library. This would avoid a "cross-module"
> dependency, but perhaps this is not an issue? 

IMHO it is not an issue. Extragear means "something with its own release 
schedule", so it does not really matter.
I see it too closer to network than pim.

> Though imho the ideal
> solution would be making libkgapi a framework (but requires someone
> willing to do the work).
That's up to Dan, but I don't think it would prevent kio-gdrive from being 
moved (or kept in) to network


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