kdelibs/win32 : kdecore patch

Jarosław Staniek js at iidea.pl
Wed Sep 8 11:38:21 BST 2004

Harri Porten wrote:

> On Wed, 8 Sep 2004, [iso-8859-2] Jarosław Staniek wrote:
>> I must admit there are few completely ifdef'd (using Q_WS_WIN, W_OS_UNIX
>> etc) methods especially in kdecore now. Most of these are waiting for
>> such wrapper classes or just wrapped methods, implemented in *_win.cpp
>> files (as Qt does), with volunteers' help :)
> I know that things are not that simple to accomplish in reality :)
> Sometimes it might indeed be more effective to #ifdef a few calls instead
> of creating a new platform independant API.
> My point is just that K_WS_QTONLY (appearantly meaning !Q_WS_X11 &&
> !Q_WS_WIN && !Q_WS_MAC) does not really help with porting to other
> platforms. It just makes the code harder to understand. Why not guard the
> code with #ifdef Q_WS_X11 etc. right away?

I am voting for this as well. K_WS_QTONLY is from me, but from Holger 
Schroeder. I've left it as is to avoid problems is somebody depend on it. 

So, is it still used, Holger?

regards / pozdrawiam,
  Jaroslaw Staniek / OpenOffice Polska
  Kexi Project: http://www.kexi-project.org, http://koffice.kde.org/kexi
  QT-KDE Wrapper Project: http://iidea.pl/~js/qkw

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