Can Q_GLOBAL_STATIC replace KStaticDelete ?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Wed Jan 17 23:42:02 GMT 2007

Matthias Kretz wrote:
>Right, but that wouldn't clean up the static object if ~QCoreApplication
> isn't called. I need something that also gets cleaned up on lib unload.
>So the extra Q/KGlobalStatic class is necessary also in this case.
>Do we want a non-thread-safe solution for K_GLOBAL_STATIC then? Or can
> the trolls give us permission to use QAtomic-API? (I'm happy to use
> Q(Basic)AtomicPointer instead of q_atomic_test_and_set_ptr if that
> helps.)

I think that global statics that require Kinstance should be the absolute 
minority and code can be specially crafted for them.

I think we should NOT have K_GLOBAL_STATIC. Adding it will complicate 
because the semantics won't be clear.

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