[Interest] Qt 5.1.0 beta bugs

Israel Brewster israel at eraalaska.net
Wed May 29 23:05:59 CEST 2013

On May 29, 2013, at 10:57 AM, Thiago Macieira <thiago.macieira at intel.com> wrote:

> On quarta-feira, 29 de maio de 2013 10.55.22, Israel Brewster wrote:
>> Attached to this e-mail is a small application that demonstrates three
>> (apparent) bugs I have run into when trying to use Qt 5.1.0 beta on my mac.
>> My apologies if they are already known. Each of them is, to me at least, a
>> critical bug that will prevent me from moving to 5.1 (I'm having other
>> issues with 5.0 at the moment). The bugs are:
>> 1) When generating a PDF using QPDFWriter, and setting a page size (In this
>> example QPrinter::Letter), the page size is actually set to something very
>> small. The generate PDF button in my example app demonstrates this.
>> 2) Menus are not properly merged with the application menu. Note that the
>> Quit command appears in both the File menu and the Application menu, but
>> only the one in the file menu actually runs my quit code.
>> 3) Menu keyboard shortcuts are not functional when the keyboard focus is in
>> a text input field. Try hitting command-D (which should open a dialog box)
>> while the cursor is in the text input field. On my machine at least, a "d"
>> character is typed in the field, but the menu command is not run.
>> It should be noted that numbers 2 and 3 are new since 5.1 - they appear to
>> work properly in the 5.0.x builds. #1 existed in 5.0.x as well.
>> If anyone can give me a hint as to how to work around these issues, or a
>> link to a bug report, that would be appreciated. Thanks!
> Hello Israel
> Thank you for the detailed report.
> Those issues look quite serious. Can you report them to http://bugreports.qt-project.org ? That will ensure that they are not forgotten in the mailing 
> list.
> -- 
> Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
> Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

Done. It looks like the menu merging issue may have already been reported and patched (bug number 31378), but I went ahead and submitted the other two (31442 and 31443).
Israel Brewster
Computer Support Technician II
Era Alaska
5245 Airport Industrial Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 450-7250 x7293

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