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

Elvis Angelaccio elvis.angelaccio at
Sun Oct 9 23:25:27 BST 2016

On Sun, Oct 9, 2016 at 11:58 PM, Albert Astals Cid <aacid at> wrote:
> El dimarts, 4 d’octubre de 2016, a les 11:03:22 CEST, Elvis Angelaccio va
> escriure:
>> On Tue, Oct 4, 2016 at 10:17 AM, Ben Cooksley <bcooksley at> wrote:
>> > Hi all,
>> >
>> > At the request of Elvis Angelaccio sysadmin has moved kio-gdrive to KDE
>> > Review.
>> Thanks Ben.
>> Just a quick intro, kio-gdrive is a simple kio slave on top of
>> libkgapi (PIM's implementation of the Google Drive REST api). Please
>> have a look and, if everything looks good, let's decide where we want
>> to move it.
>> It comes from playground/network, so a possible destination would be
>> extragear/network or kdenetwork. But imho this could also live in the
>> PIM module, since it depends on libkgapi.
> Can you get a job?

Oh right, kde-build-metadata was outdated and still looking in
playground. Should be fixed now.

> Also why Qt5Keychain instead of kwallet?

This should help deploying the slave outside of Plasma (e.g. if one
uses Dolphin in Gnome, it will store the gdrive secrets in the Gnome
keyring instead of Kwallet). On Plasma it still uses Kwallet as

> I have no idea how the remote:/ kio shows its contents, but maybe would make
> sense to check if it allows for "plugins" and show the gdrive stuff there? Or
> that doesn't make sense?

No idea either but would be nice to have indeed, I can try to have a look.

> Cheers,
>   Albert
>> > Regards,
>> > Ben Cooksley
>> > KDE Sysadmin
>> Cheers
>> Elvis

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