[Kst] RC files
netterfield at astro.utoronto.ca
Tue Jan 11 22:30:29 CET 2005
On Tuesday 11 January 2005 14:34, George Staikos wrote:
> kstautosaverc: There is no point in this at all. It should go through
> KstSettings, and should be saved as a subgroup in kstrc. Do we need a
> migration script here? I don't think so....
> kstextensionsrc: This needs to exist so that extensions don't clobber Kst
> settings, and to keep kstrc small.
> kstdatarc: Ditto above. This is for data sources only.
What goes in these two?
> kstrc: Lots of problems here:
> 1) passwords are not even obscured. At least base64 them. We could also
> use KWallet here.
These are for elog? A simple obscuration is fine. ELOG does not support
encryption in any way.
> 2) [Kst] is full of things that don't belong there. We need to regroup.
> This includes:
> i) Email settings - should go to an [EMail] group and drop the "EMail "
> prefix on keys
> ii) Grid lines - should go to a [Grid Lines] group I guess, or is this
> something that really belongs in the .kst files instead?
> iii) X Axis display/interpret/etc - Should go to a new group too?
There are a bunch of things that get cached by vector defaults. I think that
the spirit of these is the same. These are default values which are
implemented for filling dialogs, but get over-ridden by kst files. As for
grouping.... don't care.
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