MediaCenterComponents - Picasa Engine

Sebastian Kügler sebas at
Mon Sep 14 14:07:18 CEST 2009

On Monday 14 September 2009 12:40:36 Alessandro Diaferia wrote:
> 2009/9/14 Sebastian Kügler <sebas at>
> On Saturday 12 September 2009 16:49:01 Alessandro Diaferia wrote:
>  > I've had a look at the code and I feel it can be merged into
>  >  MediaCenterComponents since I plan to provide models to navigate
>  > through webservices like picasa, youtube and so on. As from what i've
>  > achieved with mediacenter there's already a good api to start writing a
>  > model for both the youtube engine and this one.
>  >
>  > Any objection? Suggestions from the kde-silk team?
> It would be a good idea to make the "API" (names of sources, returned data)
>  generic for image webservices, so it's easier to just exchange the
>  dataengine in the background to use a different image webservice.
> +1
> What do you think about a generic "API" for media sources in general, and
>  then defining something more specific for each type (e.g. music, video,
>  pictures..).

Yes, as you've been working on that, maybe you can come up with a draft for the 
dataengine that applies to other, similar services as well?
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