[Kde-imaging] Which applications supports URLS?

Aurelien Gateau aurelien.gateau at free.fr
Sun Oct 23 23:10:17 CEST 2005

Le Dimanche 23 Octobre 2005 00:12, Jesper K. Pedersen a écrit :
> Hi.
> I'm working on an article about KIPI for a linux magazine, and would
> therefore like to know the status on URL's in KIPI.
> First, does gwenview, digikam, and showimg support URL's for KIPI plugin?
> In other words, is it possible to specify images being located on say
> fish://... in any of the above applications?
> KIPI supports this by working with KURL's all over the place, but does the
> host application use it?

Yes, Gwenview uses KURL.

> Second, what is the status of the existing plugins, do they themself
> support this? I remember when doing the initial port from digikam plugin to
> kipi plugin that we postponed the actual handling of URLS, and simply
> extracted the path from the URL. Has this been fixed in the meantime?

Don't think so :-/


PS: Jesper, what do you think about my proposal? (cf. thread 
"On-demand-loading of KIPI plugins" )

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