New handling for URI scheme handlers

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Tue Oct 5 09:36:38 PDT 2010

Em Terça-feira 05 Outubro 2010, às 18:10:57, Bastien Nocera escreveu:
> > No.
> > 
> > KDE requires that you install a .protocol file (which is just a .desktop
> > file with a different extension) in /usr/share/kde4/services.
> I should add that using a mime-type means that you get to have an
> mmap'ed binary cache, which is probably the only gain above the KDE
> implementation.
> And you could keep both implementations as well...

KDE has a binary, mmap()able cache of its configuration already, but the file 
format is not standardised (in fact, it changes from version to version of KDE 
and is regenerated as necessary).

I'm not arguing against (or for) the new scheme. I'm merely stating how KDE 
does this now.

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