[Development] RFD: plugins vs QStringLiterals

Marc Mutz marc.mutz at kdab.com
Thu Nov 5 21:06:20 CET 2015

On Thursday 05 November 2015 17:44:33 Thiago Macieira wrote:
> Proposal: force QStringLiteral uses to always address a heap-allocated 
> QString, instead of pointing to the static data. Possibly, this should be
> an  interned atom/quark à la GQuark, so two passes on the same
> QStringLiteral would result in the same heap pointers.

TL;DR: what's atom/quark in this context?

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