[Development] qsizetype

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Thu Sep 8 22:50:33 CEST 2022

On Thursday, 8 September 2022 02:23:39 PDT Edward Welbourne wrote:
> The reason we plan for Qt 7 is that it's the next time we can make
> certain kinds of backwards-incompatible changes.  When we decide that
> such a change is needed, we plan for it, because we can't do it yet, or
> indeed any time soon.

Particularly because we realised that we did not do all the "### Qt 6" changes 
for 6.0. This time around, we're actually making the changes right now. Many 
of the changes can be added to Qt 6 itself, if they are simple overloads, and 
those benefit most people. Some others can't and must instead be hidden with 

The point of this thread is to discuss what work we should do now, if neither 
option above can apply or if it becomes too ugly to maintain.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Cloud Software Architect - Intel DCAI Cloud Engineering

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