[Development] Request for new Playground Repo

Knoll Lars Lars.Knoll at digia.com
Wed Nov 20 21:11:59 CET 2013

On 20/11/13 21:05, "Oswald Buddenhagen" <oswald.buddenhagen at digia.com>

>On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 07:53:56PM +0000, Andrew Wooster wrote:
>> Currently there is at least one API that is specific to BlackBerry
>> that provides a wrapper for PPS
>> that would be used in plugins supplied for Qt Location, as well as in
>> Qt Systems.
>that's the part that worries me slightly. what dependency graph between
>the modules do you have in mind? where are the plugins going to end up?

To some extent that¹s probably unavoidable if one of the main the IPC
mechanisms is platform specific. On Linux we also have a dbus dependency
on some of these backends.


>> Essentially I'm trying to get something similar to the qt*extras
>>modules already present in Qt.
>> Here's the reference for the one API that we'd immediately target for
>>this repository: 
>> Thanks
>> Andrew Wooster
>> Technical Lead
>> Development Platform
>> Office: (519) 597-9782
>> ________________________________________
>> From: development-bounces+awooster=blackberry.com at qt-project.org
>>[development-bounces+awooster=blackberry.com at qt-project.org] on behalf
>>of Oswald Buddenhagen [oswald.buddenhagen at digia.com]
>> Sent: 20 November 2013 14:46
>> To: development at qt-project.org
>> Subject: Re: [Development] Request for new Playground Repo
>> On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 07:36:00PM +0000, Andrew Wooster wrote:
>> > Hi, I'd like to request the creation of a new playground repository.
>> >
>> > Name: BlackBerry Extras
>> >
>> > Description: A repository for creating BlackBerry specific APIs that
>>are useful for implementing Qt functionality.
>> >
>> can you please elaborate on that?
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