Parsing of *.inl files

Milian Wolff mail at
Mon Apr 22 20:31:43 BST 2019

On Samstag, 20. April 2019 20:09:08 CEST Mathias Kraus wrote:
> Hello together,
> for a long time I thought KDevelop can't handle a split of template classes
> in *.h and *.inl files, but recently I noticed that it sometimes parses the
> files correctly and shows all the information. With just three files in a
> project, the parsing works if the *.inl file is the one shown at startup
> and doesn't work if one of the others are shown at startup.
> Before I write a bug report I would like to investigate it further and maybe
> also write a patch if someone could give me a hint where to start with
> debugging.

What do you get for `kmimetypefinder5 -f foo.inl`? Probably nothing, so fire 
up `kcmshell5 filetypes` and add `*.inl` as pattern to the `text/x-c++src` 
mimetype. That should solve this issue, I hope.


Milian Wolff
mail at
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