[Kde-bindings] Qyoto: new bindings
Richard_Dale at tipitina.demon.co.uk
Sat Dec 31 19:24:44 UTC 2005
On Saturday 31 December 2005 18:22, Arno Rehn wrote:
> these bindings are looking a bit better.
> But should these already be 'compilable' ? Because I'm missing the class
> 'QByteArray'. In the old bindings the 'QByteArray' things were solved with
> a 'byte'. What is the reason that you included 'QByteArray' again ?
Because of the way QByteArray is used, it is hard to convert to a byte and
back again. For instance when you give a QByteArray to a QDataStream, write a
few things and the underlying QByteArray gets written to - it would be hard
to retrieve a byte with the updated value in that situation. I originally
had it being marshalled to a ruby string in QtRuby, but changed it to have
ruby Qt::ByteArray class to fix problems like the one I describe above.
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