[Interest] creating a binary .rcc version of a series of Freedesktop icon themes linked through inheritance

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Sat Jun 24 20:38:32 CEST 2017

On sábado, 24 de junho de 2017 11:11:29 PDT René J. V. Bertin wrote:
> Thiago Macieira wrote:
> > On sábado, 24 de junho de 2017 01:19:03 PDT René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> >> Thiago Macieira wrote:
> >> > If you compile them with qrc, then they register themselves.
> >> 
> >> Basically that would mean that qrc knows how to deal with inheritance
> >> declarations in the icon theme index.theme files?
> > 
> > No. All the data is opaque to RCC. They're just file names and file
> > contents.
> Then I don't understand, how can anything register itself automatically if
> qrc doesn't know how to retrieve the necessary information from the content
> it's compiling?

I guess we're not talking about the same thing.

RCC registers the files with the resource file engine, so it can be found by 
QFile with the ":/" prefix. You must be talking about registering with 
something else.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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