Declaring a new folder type and format for Horde preferences

Gunnar Wrobel wrobel at
Thu Mar 20 16:01:35 CET 2008

Bernhard Reiter <bernhard at> writes:

> On Friday 14 March 2008 16:57, Gunnar Wrobel wrote:
>> Concerning the "Preferences" I'm hesitating though: Why shouldn't
>> Kontact for example be able to store configuration options in there
>> too?
> I think we had a couple of drawbacks mentioned already,
> this is why a consistant writeup of the consideration would be quite useful.

I made this Horde-only now. So I'm not certain if any elaborate
documentation makes much sense here. Or do you mean a writeup of the
presence of custom folder in general? 

>> And I wouldn't mind if I could do that with contact so that I don't
>> have to configure each installation on its own.
> The situation with Kontact is different than with Horde I guess,
> with Kontact you often _want_ to have different configurations depending on
> where your Kontact is running.

Okay, I made the preferences thing Horde-only in Horde CVS and the
folder type is h-prefs now (and the root node too).



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