[Kst] KIO storm

George Staikos staikos at kde.org
Thu Apr 14 04:23:28 CEST 2005

On Wednesday 13 April 2005 18:22, Matthew D Truch wrote:
> > Due to a bug in the data wizard, you don't see the problem there, but
> > it's very clear from the vector dialog.  Any suggestions on how to fix
> > this? Different approaches might include:
> >
> > 1) a timer to only check the contents every X seconds
> > 2) a button only for non-local URLs that has to be clicked in order to
> > check if the file is valid (network "stat" basically)
> >
> > This is rather major for 1.1.0.
> I suggest only checking if the file is valid after 1 second of no keys
> being pressed, ie only when the person is clearly not typing.  There is
> no need to check every second while someone is typing in a long path
> slowly.

  it would probably have to be longer than one second then.  Not everyone 
types that fast.  Probably about 2-3 seconds.  That, on the other hand, might 
get irritating to people who do type fast.  It's a tough call I think...

George Staikos
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