KAction and KShortcut in frameworks

Kevin Ottens ervin at kde.org
Fri May 11 21:19:54 UTC 2012

On Friday 11 May 2012 20:42:09 David Faure wrote:
> On Friday 11 May 2012 19:57:11 Mark wrote:
> > >  KShortcutManager::setDefaultShortcut(newAct, Qt::Key_F6);
> > 
> > I like this idea!
> Good, me too :-)
> > I was actually intending to use the Shortcut Editor but i
> > didn't look into specifics yet.
> > 
> > With dynamic property you're talking about
> > http://qt-project.org/doc/qt-4.8/qobject.html#setProperty right?
> Yes. Just like the current KAction code already does, to store the default
> primary and alternate shortcuts.

Actually back in the day of the 3->4 transition, I modified KAction so that it 
stores the info in dynamic properties. It was part of our plan with Simon to 
then move to the API you just pointed out above... this plan was unfortunately 
never completed (as you can see).

I'd be delighted to see someone carry the torch and complete it now. :-)

Kévin Ottens, http://ervin.ipsquad.net

KDAB - proud patron of KDE, http://www.kdab.com
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