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Re: [SLE] konqueror and fish://
  • From: Sylvester Lykkehus <zly@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 09 Jul 2006 00:38:57 +0200
  • Message-id: <44B03401.2030805@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
I have always used sftp://
Are there any difference between sftp:// and fish:// or are they merely
aliases for one another ?


Marcus Meissner wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 07, 2006 at 11:41:30AM +0200, Per Jessen wrote:
>> Having recently discovered fish:// for konqueror, I've been trying out a
>> few things. It's interesting to note that while some applications work
>> just fine with remote files via fish://, others such as openoffice and
>> gimp do not. Does anyone know if the application has to especially
>> built to work with fish:// ?
> fish:// is a kioslave.
> KDE apps know how to accept URLs ;)
> You can specify in the desktop file (or on the commandline).
> If they only accept files, or undefined ... The KIO slave copies
> the file to local storage first.
> OOo might still open the file, but writing will not arrive back
> on the place you got it from.
> Ciao, Marcus

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