[KPhotoAlbum] Bugfix-Suggestion Annotation Dialog

Miika Turkia miika.turkia at gmail.com
Mon Nov 7 18:58:07 CET 2011

On Mon, Nov 7, 2011 at 6:08 PM, Steffen Jost <steffenjost at web.de> wrote:

> Hello,
> with the attached patch, image descriptions are now preserved as the were
> entered by the user.

Committed to trunk, thanks for the patch!

> The only drawback of my patch that I could determine is that copy&paste of
> richtext into the image description looses its formatting and links
> immediately - without the patch, the richtext formatting was only lost upon
> reopening the image in the annotation dialog. However, I argue that this is
> a rather odd behavior anyway: if one is allowed to paste richtext the first
> time, then it should also be preserved second time, especially if one does
> not touch the description input box at all.

I consider it positive that formatting is stripped immediately and not at
some later stage.

> WARNING: I have no experience with the development of Kphotoalbum, so
> please help me and please tell me whether my suggestion is welcome or not.
> While I have some professional training as a programmer, I have not much
> knowledge about about C++ nor Qt. Luckily, the suggested fix is very simple.

All suggestions and especially working and tested patches are highly
appreciated. It has been a bit too quiet on the development side lately so
new, anxious coders are more than welcome ;)

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