Notes of QWidget session, June 22, 2012
- Great interest in QtWidgets
- Code base actively ported to Qt 5, far from dead.
- Present company considering maintainership
Candidates for new widgets
- Breadcrumb navigation
- Progress spinner
- Make use of KDE Frameworks 5
- Clear button in QLineEdit
- URL button, etc.
- Check out widget galleries from other toolkits
- Be aware of platform-specific IP protection
Help with migration from Qt 3/4 to 5
- Desktop QML components (using QStyle)
- Wrap QWidgets in QML container element
- Educate developers about UI/backend separation
- Converter of .ui files to QML?
- Regressions in QGraphicsView
- Fixes needed for Mac OS X Lion
- Investigate Windows 8 Metro
- Get message out about QWidgets being alive