Automatic color chooser

Matthew Woehlke mw_triad at
Fri Oct 2 23:42:08 UTC 2009

Milian Wolff wrote:
> Matthew Woehlke wrote:
>> Ben Boeckel wrote:
>>> Would it be possible to make the code that determines colors for 
>>> variables in KDevelop to be put into a library? Other applications 
>>> that could use automatic color selection could use it (I'm thinking 
>>> Konversation right now). Thoughts?
>> I haven't looked at this code (would be nice if someone could steer me 
>> in the right direction) so I don't have an informed opinion, but might 
>> this be a candidate for KColorUtils?
>> Oh, and, regardless of if it joins KColorUtils or becomes a separate 
>> class, please use kdelibs/kdeui/colors if it ends up in kdeui :-).
> I really think that putting at least some stuff to KColorUtils would be 
> a very good idea. I see this kind of problem popup every now and then, 
> esp. how to adapt a given color the the current color scheme.
> Lets see if I can work on that eventually - so much to do :-/

No progress here?

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