[Development] Heads-up (dev): carving up corelib/tools/ in qtbase

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Fri Jun 7 19:45:08 CEST 2019

On Friday, 7 June 2019 09:23:22 PDT Konstantin Ritt wrote:
> I doubt QByteArray really fits "text" scope.

Yes, it does. It's our main class for managing 8-bit strings and it has a few 
text manipulation functions, like toUpper().

> As for QLocale, I think it is a material for the "unicode" scope; same for
> QUnicodeTools, QUnicodeTables, QTextBoundaryFinder and maybe BiDi impl from
> QtGui.

I'd keep those alongside QString. And Q TEXT Boundary Finder is also the 
reason why I suggested "text" for the directory.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel System Software Products

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