TagLib does not use KIO
wheeler at kde.org
Wed Jul 16 05:59:36 CEST 2008
Vitali Lovich wrote:
> Just would like to add that apparently there's a kio fuse fs, so the
> problem is mitigated.
> The upside to this method (although it looks non-trivial to set up), is
> that you don't actually need application or library support.
> Actually, Amarok could probably add transparent support later by
> integrating more tightly with the fuse implementation (i.e. automounting
> the kio targets as necessary). Actually a truly slick feature would be
> that you could actually configure fuse plugins from Amarok and have it
> access those file systems transparently (perhaps provide a mountpoint in
> some private tmpfs).
I'd be interested in hearing how that works if someone tries it out. I
suspect it would be painfully slow since KIO is stream oriented and
TagLib does a lot of random access.
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