Thread-safety issue in cmake support ?

Christoph Cullmann cullmann at
Mon Jun 7 16:45:51 UTC 2010

On Monday 07 June 2010 18:34:42 Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> > Error occurs either in main thread or in plugin. When in main thread
> > it raises from
> > a slot execution which it turns call a method using introspection, making
> > things difficult to investigate.
> > 
> > IMHO, a lock in CMakeUtils would be a possible solution.
> Oh, or we could just drop KConfig usage and use QSettings for the project
> files. After all we might have to get rid of kcm-usage for project-config
> too. The only thing we'd loose is the ability to read from two files "at
> the same time". But then again, maybe its even good that where stuff is
> written is more explicit so we can more easily move things around...
QSettings ist not thread-safe, only reentrant.


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