[Development] new "debugsupport" module and API

Milian Wolff milian.wolff at kdab.com
Wed May 14 11:37:45 CEST 2014

On Tuesday 13 May 2014 21:58:29 André Pönitz wrote:
> On Tue, May 13, 2014 at 05:30:43PM +0200, Ulf Hermann wrote:
> > > Please create a new module. This doesn't need to be in qtbase.
> > 
> > Is anyone opposed to keeping this in a separate qtdebugsupport.git
> > repository, then?
> I am.
> At the very least, this is still missing an explanation what actual
> problems this is going to solve, and a few _plausible_ scenarios
> where this code will be reused.
> A couple of users actually asking for such a framework would already
> help to understand the need.

Hey Andre,

let me (re-)raise two valid use cases for this new repository: GammaRay and 
KDevelop (as previously mentioned by Kai). But I guess people out there 
working on any other IDE might want to use it eventually, if they add support 
for QML. Momentics comes into mind there.

> Once the need to have it is established, the implementation can be
> discussed.

I would like to see such a debugsupport module.

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