TODO List KDevelop 2.1.2 (PATCHES attached, please comment)

Kuba Ober kuba at
Tue Jun 4 14:21:02 UTC 2002

> > I have no real insight as to why the OutputWidget uses RichText instead
> > of PlainText so I did not apply that patch. If Harry says it has to be
> > the way it is now, I tend to believe him, since he usually knows what
> > he is talking about :-)
> [...]
> The advantage using RichText is that it's very easy to add some advanced
> text formatting to the output widget. For example I have a patch here which
> adds some coloured bullets in front of each message line. It was very easy
> to add this via the <img>-tag.
> So I vote for keeping the RichText formatting in the outputwidget. I hope
> future versions of Qt don't have layout bugs anymore so the problem will
> vanish anyway.

Now that makes sense to me. I didn't think of bullets.

Cheers, Kuba Ober

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