[Qt-creator] Invoke a method from plugin

Ziller Eike Eike.Ziller at theqtcompany.com
Fri Aug 7 16:19:00 CEST 2015

> On Aug 7, 2015, at 1:17 PM, Andrey Poltavets <andrey.poltavets at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello.
> How to invoke method from plugin?
> I have two suggestions:
> 1) function ExtensionSystem::invoke ? I don't thinks so, because there are only few plugins with macro Q_INVOKABLE in QtC's sources.
> 2) public slot PluginManager::remoteArguments ?

> I already have launched and loaded my plugin in insular instance of PluginManager.

Not sure what you mean with that.

> Now I need to investigate how to invoke a method. Please don't open all the cards for my fun, just give me a hint. :)

Make your plugin depend on the other plugin (QTC_PLUGIN_DEPENDS) and use that plugin’s API directly.

Br, Eike

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