inefficient QString coding practice

Harri Porten porten at
Sat Mar 13 14:02:17 GMT 2004

On Sat, 13 Mar 2004, Adriaan de Groot wrote:

> >   if (extension == QString::fromLatin1(".wav"))
> ...
> > Conclusion: let QT do the job - and change code like the example above to keep
> > KDE small and fast.
> That's an interesting point, _if_ there is a way to find out when there is
> such a method available (including in old code). See, going through and
> removing all the ::fromLatin1()s and seeing if it compiles is _not_  a
> pleasant job (and don't forget the effect QT_NO_CAST_ASCII and
> _NO_ASCII_CAST have).

Time for a compareWithLatin1() member or global function! :)


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