File dialog bookmarks

Emmanuele Bassi ebassi at
Wed Jun 15 10:22:26 EEST 2005


On Tue, 2005-06-14 at 22:49 +0200, Claes at work wrote:
> Hello
> I think It would be good if file dialogs in different applications
> could share their bookmarks.

It would be good for sure. :-)

> What do you think?

There already is a draft for this effort:

I'm currently reviewing it for some rough edges, and any help is much
appreciated (I'm lacking proper at least for this month).

You should also read these threads:

On the Gnome side, I'm currently working on the integration of the
Recently Used Resources inside Gtk; bookmarks to recently used resources
would use this spec for storing URIs and their metadata:

I've already written a parser using GLib and libxml2, and you can find
it here:


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