[kde-linux] Konqueror specific list?

enine enine at ninefamily.com
Fri Mar 31 16:40:49 UTC 2006

 -------- Original Message --------
> From: James Richard Tyrer <tyrerj at acm.org>
> Sent: Friday, March 31, 2006 8:35 AM
> To: enine at ninefamily.com, For people using KDE on Linux with related questions/problems <kde-linux at kde.org>
> Subject: Re: [kde-linux] Konqueror specific list?
> enine wrote:
> > I didn't see a list specifically to Konqueror (except for the embeded
> > version) so I'm hoping someone here can help me or point me in the
> > right direction. With KDE 3.5 I seem to have lost the ability to have
> > folders remember their view settings.  If I set a folder to icon view
> > then browse to a subfolder under it then come back up the folder that
> > was in icon view reverts back to list or whatever view I was in
> > prior.  Seems to happen in every folder.  If I have a folder with
> > music and try to view in the info view the next time I go there i
> > have to switch back to info view again..
> See the menu option:
> 	Settings -> Save View Changes per Folder

Ok, I see that on the menu but its grey'ed out.
I did hunt around through all the .directory files on my system and copied parts of each to make the folders do what I wanted to manually.

> > Also can I modify views?  Could I add or remove or rearrange colums
> > in the detaild list view for example and have that apply to all?
> > 
> > Is it possible to add more colums to the info list view.  The info
> > list view displays ID3 tags of mp3's, EXIF data of pictures, but just
> > the number of lines/words/etc for text files.  Can I add a colum to
> > display other metadata tags such as author or keywords from Open
> > Office or Koffice documents?
> I don't think so.

Ok, feature request filing time for that one.  I did find this http://developer.kde.org/documentation/tutorials/kfile-plugin/t1.html which talks about metadata support, but I don't know if that changes the colums or just the properties dialog.

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