Header files (Re: A little review of kdecore & kdeui)

R.F. Pels ruurd at tiscali.nl
Fri Apr 7 06:37:34 BST 2006

On Friday 7 April 2006 00.11, David Faure wrote:

>> I have to say that I truly hate this change in Qt. It is an absolute PITA
>> for me generating bindings (especially because the contents of a
>> 'make install' Qt and a 'srcdir  = builddir = installdir' Qt are
>> different). Please god lets not make the same mistake in KDEs code.
> Well there is no way to use kdelibs with builddir == installdir anyway, so
> I don't see the point. My idea was to generate those forwarding headers
> during make install. This means however that using <KFoo> wouldn't be
> possible from inside kdelibs itself.

As long as they are not camelcaps. I think that makes it harder to remember. 
Almost nobody does that. TT does, yes, and I think it sucks.

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