[Kst] RC files
staikos at kde.org
Tue Jan 11 22:35:16 CET 2005
On Tuesday 11 January 2005 16:30, Barth Netterfield wrote:
> 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....
> I agree.
And already done. :-)
> > 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?
Extensions and data sources write their settings there.
> > 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.
Correct. Using KWallet would just be to store the password. Actually when
ELOG is ported to use kio_http, if the authentication is done via HTTP, then
KWallet support will be transparent.
The other problem is EMail password - that really should be in KWallet I
> > 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.
Ok, already regrouped.
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