Request to change signature of a KUrl method

Sune Vuorela nospam at
Mon Sep 14 19:47:17 BST 2009

On 2009-09-14, Andreas Pakulat <apaku at> wrote:
> That page doesn't say _anything_ about changing the return type of
> functions. And from a pure name-mangling-perspective it won't make a
> difference on GCC as it doesn't include the return type in the mangled
> name. (as far as I understood Thiago's blog some time ago).

It does not change the mangled symbol name, but it might very well
trigger weird crashes to change the return type.

old prototype:
QWidget* foo();

QWidget *w = foo();

New function:
void foo();

How should old code be running ?


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