[Interest] CLion to replace QtCreator?

Nikos Chantziaras realnc at gmail.com
Mon Apr 4 10:12:49 CEST 2016

On 03/04/16 22:00, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> On domingo, 3 de abril de 2016 21:07:00 PDT Emre Besirik wrote:
>> Do you also find it a littlebit unpleasent to code in QtCreator like me?
>> Does Qt plan to do something about this?
> It would be more constructive if you explained what your issues are and what
> you findto be unpleasant. Without that, nothing is ever going to happen.

I assume the same things as the rest of us, perhaps:

* Lack of auto-completion for connect().
* Very slow auto-completion.
* Generally auto-completion sometimes work, sometimes doesn't.
* "Find uses" doesn't work, so you have to grep to find uses.
* It gets very confused with smart pointers and templates in general.
* Sometimes doesn't highlight local uses.

This is the clang code model, and these things are a major PITA.

The Creator code model was excellent for C++98. The last few months, I 
complete switched my projects to C++14, and that code model is now 
useless, so clang is the only choice. And it's not very pleasant to work 
with. In fact, I'd say it's very unpleasant.

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