First of all I like to introduce myself. My name is Marijo I'm 26 years old and
from Germany. My programming skills are limited to PHP until now but I would
like to contribute to KDE in the near future. So far so good.
At the moment I work on some frameworks like KIO and baloo-widgets and
encountered some problems. My first patch on Phabricator was easy going because
it touched Dolphin - a stand alone application as you all know.
I posted my question already on Google+ and Mykola Krachkovsky was so kind to
help Mr but unfortunately I didn't get it. He told me something about protocol
files but I don't know it this is tackling my problem... I just want to know
how can I test these frameworks where I made code adjustments? I can compile
them and see if there are any errors but I until now I don't know how can I
check if my code ist also working properly.
To be more precise let's say I am working on the KNewFileMenu from KIO and the
MetaDataWidget from baloo-widgets, how does it work to test these?
I apologize it this is a stupid question but I didn't find an answer on my own.