[Interest] Interest Digest, Vol 127, Issue 3

Roland Hughes roland at logikalsolutions.com
Mon Apr 4 13:26:27 CEST 2022

On 4/4/22 05:00, Michael Jackson wrote:
> So buried deep in the code base (which was being reused from another project) was an event filter that was specifically looking for deleteLater() and then swallowing it up. I need to figure out why in the other project we were doing that. I knew it was "user error", just needed some help getting me point in the right direction to look for issues.

Circa 4.8 and a bit before, when QML was getting added, deleteLater() 
would cause crashes. I was on a project where we not only banned its 
use, we took a day removing it from the code base once we identified the 

I don't remember the specifics of "why" it was causing crashes, just 
that it was.

If the code base you are re-using is from that era, that team took a 
different approach to solving the problem.

Roland Hughes, President
Logikal Solutions


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