[Development] Revisiting high-DPI configuration options

Morten Sorvig Morten.Sorvig at qt.io
Wed Jul 20 15:10:44 CEST 2016

> On 20 Jul 2016, at 14:52, Edward Welbourne <edward.welbourne at qt.io> wrote:
> Morten Sorvig said:
>> I’d like us to support both, were an icon/image with more pixels can
>> be designated as either “larger” (more content) or “higher resolution”
>> (more detail).
> which is why SVG has to be the way to go - so you just specify the
> different levels of detail and let size be a display-time choice - else
> you'll end up with a quadratic explosion of different images,
> parameterised by detail-ness and by size.

Yes, as an application developer I will seriously consider using SVGs only. As
library developers we should support both approaches.


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