KSambaShare patches

rclbelem at gmail.com rclbelem at gmail.com
Tue Nov 23 01:05:46 GMT 2010

On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 10:16 AM, Jonathan Riddell <jriddell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 09, 2010 at 05:03:51PM -0400, Rodrigo Bel??m wrote:
>> I've been working to get latest samba sharing tool integrated into
>> kde. I made some progress in the latest weeks and I'm attaching
>> patches for those who want to test. They are in git format :-)
>> I need some help with the property ui to get it more user-friendly.
>> There are some know issues:
>> * Some cases are not being covered yet
>> * The share interface, located in file properties, is not setting
>> permission by users yet.
> It works!  At last I can share files from Dolphin!
> There's a tickbox "Share this folder on the local network" which i
> don't think does anything, that should go.
> The tickbox "Share with Samba (Microsoft(R) Windows(R))" doesn't need
> to kowtow to their trademark, should be just
> "Share with Samba (Microsoft Windows)"
> Should there not be a tickbox for write access?
> There is a UI to add individual users but I think most of the time you
> want to share with anyone who has an account on your machine so I'd
> have radio buttons "Share with all users on this computer" and "Share only with
> specified users".
> If I untick "Share with Samba" it does stop sharing but it still shows
> as being shared in the UI with the extra icon on the folder in dolphin
> and the box ticked next time I open the dialogue.
> When "Share with Samba" is unticked I think the "Samba Options" box
> should be disabled.
> I see David Faure has left some comments on reviewboard.  Hopefully
> there shouldn't be too much work to get him happy and this can go into
> 4.6.

I think that the patch is ready :-) \o/. I'm now writing the docstrings.

> Let me know if you need any help.

I need some help to define how this ui will be. Some designers help
would be nice :-)

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