Questions about a unified API for file choosers (and platform/toolkit integration)

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Mon Mar 27 21:21:27 UTC 2017

On segunda-feira, 27 de março de 2017 13:38:39 PDT Roman Hargrave wrote:
> WRT moving towards flatpak, I realize that some people want that to be the
> direction things go in, but I personally dislike it, as do many others. For
> this reason, I think that there is still merit to working on
> plain-old-userspace API's.

The flatpak/AppImage/etc. concept is incompatible with the way that Qt 
integrates with the system (by way of plugins installed by the system), so at 
this time we wholly discourage our users from using those solutions.

Thiago Macieira - thiago (AT) - thiago (AT)
   Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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