A Qt replacement for KGlobal::ref and deref

David Faure faure at kde.org
Mon Feb 14 11:51:20 GMT 2011

On Monday 14 February 2011, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> What I don't want is an app that has no way for me to quit it, other than
> opening a shell and killing it (or the amazing ksysguard).
> My pet peeve with this issue is kmail 1.x that used to close its window
> when I Ctrl+Q'ed it and then continue running in the background,
> indefinitely. If I hadn't been burned by this before, I'd have been a lot
> more receptive of the idea.

So because something could potentially be used to make buggy applications, it 
shouldn't be in Qt at all?

With this reasoning Qt should be completely empty then :-)

David Faure, faure at kde.org, http://www.davidfaure.fr
Sponsored by Nokia to work on KDE, incl. Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org).

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