[Development] Qt Coding Guidelines

Sergio Martins sergio.martins at kdab.com
Thu Mar 17 13:14:33 CET 2016

On Thursday, March 17, 2016 11:24:10 AM Mathias Hasselmann wrote:
> Am 17.03.2016 um 10:01 schrieb Sorvig Morten:
> > How about treating the coding guidelines as \internal documentation?
> > We could then at some point build and publish it together with the
> > rest of the \internal's. (suitably separated from the public user
> > documentation)
> Actually having the Qt code style as public document proved to be
> extremely useful in the past to quickly shutdown this inevitable and
> highly annoying bike shed discussion about code style that happens at
> the start of every other project. Also in the future I'd like to say:
> "We do a Qt based project and for consistency I propose to follow the Qt
> code style: It's a good and proven style guide. Just read it
> http://wiki.qt.io/Coding_Conventions and then focus on real problems."

I like this, public .qdoc makes it easier to make a case for Qt coding style 
among our customers.

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