[Interest] QFileDialog is lovelier the second time around...

Duane duane.hebert at group-upc.com
Tue Jun 18 15:51:25 CEST 2013

On 6/18/2013 8:41 AM, André Somers wrote:
> Op 17-6-2013 19:07, Constantin Makshin schreef:
>> 1) On Windows directories can have custom icons. Not 100% sure about
>> other platforms.
>> 2) Directories have at least "last modification" timestamp which is
>> needed for the detailed view mode. What approach is better -- get all
>> information at once or quickly get names, deferring timestamp
>> retrieval until the user switches to the detailed view -- is
>> questionable though.
> First get the names for visible items quickly, then get the rest of the
> information for visible items, and then get all the information at once
> for non-visible items. Seems obvious to me, or am I missing something?

This may have been fixed but I've had it slow down when I had a broken 
shortcut in the root directory and my starting directory was several 
levels below that.  I think your order of operation would have solved 
that issue.

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