A Qt replacement for KGlobal::ref and deref

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Mon Feb 14 18:03:20 GMT 2011

On Monday, 14 de February de 2011 09:11:28 Aaron J. Seigo wrote:
> On Monday, February 14, 2011, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> > I agree, as long as the reference count is tied to the window count.
> > People should understand that a GUI application running with no GUI
> > makes no sense and should be avoided.
> agreed; so just to be painfully clear (it's a monday morning here, i worked
> all weekend and i still have house packing to do, please excuse my
> obtuseness ;): IF a refcoutning patch is offered which ties all window
> visibility (setQuitOnLastWindowClosed, QSystemTray, etc) to the refcounting
> behind the scenes but which also exposes said refcounting as the
> quit-on-last-window feature with stern and accurate descriptions on how it
> works, that would be accepted?

I think so. You'd have my support.

But I'm not the maintainer for QApplication.

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