[Qt-creator] Why QtC does not use QDockWidget for most tool-panel

Coda Highland chighland at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 17:42:38 CEST 2016

On Wed, Apr 6, 2016 at 6:25 AM, Prav <pr12og2 at programist.ru> wrote:
> QDockWidget was improved as it comes from this post
> https://woboq.com/blog/qdockwidget-changes-in-56.html
> Can  QtC move all its panel to use QDockWidget or there are some isues with this?
> Currently there is no way to use QtC better if you have multiple monitors.
> Moreover things which were attahed to the left can not be ataged to the right. Which is so annoying ...
> because having only one colum is totally not enogth to see content of
> "Outline", "Open Docs" and "Prohect" pannels which needs all the time.
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Programmatically-resizable QDockWidgets? Well THAT took long enough.
I've been waiting on those since 4.3.

If there's no technical constraint keeping the panels in QtC's current
layout, and if it's not much more difficult than swapping the base
class and how they're added to the layout, I'd agree with the

/s/ Adam

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