[Development] src/opengl VS. src/gui/opengl

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Sat Nov 22 08:10:42 CET 2014

On Saturday 22 November 2014 06:33:38 Konstantin Ritt wrote:
> Hi list,
> I just realized we have two almost identical OpenGL paint engine
> implementations - one is src/gui/opengl/qopenglpaintengine.* and the other
> one is src/opengl/gl2paintengineex/qpaintengineex_opengl2.* (I said
> *almost* identical because it seems some changes were not sync-ed between
> these two impls, so there is some difference).
> So, what is the reason of having it duplicated and which one of these
> two should be a subject of fixing issues?

One is the new one, correctly implemented, uses QPA, and requires bugfixes.

The other one is the older and is maintained only for compatibility with Qt 4.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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