kDebug() output not possible to disable

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Thu May 22 15:55:40 BST 2008

On Thursday 22 May 2008 14:39:53 Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> Hi,
> I just noticed that debug output printed via a simple
> kDebug() << "foobar";
> cannot be turned off via kdebugdialog. I have all area's disabled here,
> but I still see the output of such calls.
> Anybody aware of any changes related to that? Should I file a bugreport?

Those can't be disabled, short of disabling debugging when building (i.e., 
release mode).

They are meant for applications only. That means any use of kDebug() with 
debug area 0 in a library is a bug.

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