A common VFS and a Common conf-system [Part II]
sven at gimp.org
Thu Mar 3 11:29:20 EET 2005
Sean Middleditch <elanthis at awesomeplay.com> writes:
> However, stat() really isn't what this library is going to be making
> a whole lot of use of.
Please keep in mind that this library is supposed to be used from file
choosers and stat() is the most frequent thing a file chooser is
doing. I don't think it would be acceptable for a file-chooser to
block for a few seconds for each and every file it stat()s. But
perhaps I just misunderstood you.
More information about the xdg