RFC: strips html tags from systray tooltip if not supported

Marco Martin notmart at gmail.com
Wed Sep 2 11:25:44 BST 2009

for the QSystemTray unsupported tags should be stripped on the
platform specific implementation?
in the new protocol we'll have a list of allowed tags, and there yeah
the unsupported one would make sense if they are stripped

On 9/2/09, Carlo <brandon.ml at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> some kde apps use rich text tooltips, windows doesn't supports
> this(maybe osx too?) so the user will see the text with all the html
> tags
> so I was thinking if we should strip these tags on platforms that
> don't support it, but I don't know where would be the right place to
> do it, it can either be done by adding a setToolTip method in
> KSystemTrayIcon or directly in QSystemTrayIcon, but I'm not sure if
> it's something that would be accepted for Qt

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