[Development] QtCS2019 Notes: Clang-based cpp parser for lupdate

Oswald Buddenhagen oswald.buddenhagen at gmx.de
Thu Nov 21 19:48:41 CET 2019

On Thu, Nov 21, 2019 at 04:38:28PM +0000, Joerg Bornemann wrote:
>There is the ongoing effort to replace the old outdated parser with a
>clang, similar to what's been done in qdoc. The corresponding JIRA
>issue is QTBUG-71835.
a more radical and much simpler approach would be switching to gettext 
(actually, or at least in fundamental functionality) - that doesn't need 
a whole c++ parser to do a sensible job.

oh, wait, that topic ain't new ... ;)

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