PartController issue

Alexander Dymo dymo at
Mon May 5 17:36:22 UTC 2008

On Sunday 04 May 2008 21:38:27 Vladimir Prus wrote:
> I see that PartController is presently passed a main window as parameter.
> It does not seem like any new main windows are registered with
> PartController, which sound suspicious. 
They do in MainWindow::initialize() by addManagedTopLevelWidget(this).

> Do we really want to know which part is "active"?
Not really, maybe some plugins might want to use it instead of activeView(). 
Our uicontroller (sublime controller) has its own event filter that catches 

> I start to suspect that multiple main windows were somehow never part
> of the design, and are just totally broken :-(
I suspect that only plugin ui plugging is broken by design actually. 
Everything else should either just work or have a bug.

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