[mythtv] Can I use plain Qt widgets inside the MythTV framework (was: How do I use the UIManagedTreeListType widget?)

Kenneth Aafl°y lists at kenneth.aafloy.net
Wed Aug 4 19:54:33 EDT 2004


On Thursday 05 August 2004 01:23, Isaac Richards wrote:
> On Wednesday 04 August 2004 06:41 pm, Kenneth Aafl°y wrote:
> > Why don't you submit patches to the Qt project for the existing drawing
> > routines, rather than making your own? Or are you planning to submit the
> > new drawing routines upstream?
>
> There's no need to.  The actual drawing routines currently in mythui are
> quite heavily based on the Qt4 tech preview.  Major things I've improved
> are text rendering and the texture cache, and both of those are fairly
> trivial.

You have not contributed those yet? 

> The rest of the architecture isn't all that well suited for a generic
> toolkit such as Qt.

Are you talking about generic widget drawing, where you have made pretty hars 
statements in the past..or about effects that should always be private to the 
core of MythTV (or any other qt based application)?

Kenneth


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