Alex Merry alex.merry at
Sun Aug 17 09:04:52 UTC 2014

On Sunday 17 August 2014 00:03:41 David Faure wrote:
> kio_trash is currently in kde-workspace/kio-extras, but KIO actually offers
> API that depends on kio_trash (KIO::trash(), JobUiDelegateExtension::Trash,
> support for trash in FileUndoManager, and I'm about to add a
> KIO::restoreFromTrash job).
> And KIO::trash is called from the file dialog (kdiroperator.cpp).
> So this is a missing runtime dependency if kde-workspace/kio-extras isn't
> installed.
> How about we move kio_trash to the kio framework?
> (If we agree, can someone do it? I still have no experience with doing this
> in a way that preserves the git history)

That sounds sensible. I would volunteer to do it, but after today I have no 
free time for over a week (which will be very close to the next release).

If someone else wants to have a go, is the write-
up I did of how to do this sort of thing.


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