[Development] Qt WebKit dependency in Qt Assistant

Ziller Eike Eike.Ziller at theqtcompany.com
Thu Jan 7 09:57:39 CET 2016

> On Jan 2, 2016, at 3:53 PM, Alejandro Exojo <suy at badopi.org> wrote:
> El Saturday 02 January 2016, Martin Koller escribió:
>> ... and I hope this is not the final plan (using QTextBrowser instead of a
>> real HTML engine), since then our help pages (we integrated assistant into
>> our product) would no longer render correctly.
> From the commit message that I've linked to:
> commit 008926f193ceb29da6ca94fae6a7efb3ca0e0f09
> Author: Friedemann Kleint <Friedemann.Kleint at theqtcompany.com>
> Date:   Fri Nov 28 10:18:38 2014 +0100
>    Assistant: Introduce DEFINES per browser type.
>    This makes it easier to add additional browser types and
>    switch between browsers.
> So no, the intention seems to make it more suitable for Qt WebEngine.

You can help drive https://codereview.qt-project.org/126715 forward.

Br, Eike

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