[PyKDE] Problems with using QWorkspace.windowList()

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk
Fri Jun 10 18:12:57 BST 2005

On Wednesday 08 June 2005 1:00 pm, Lars Kirkhus wrote:
> Hi, I'm currently trying to use the function windowList() in
> QWorkspace. This function is used for getting a list with the widgets
> that can be found in the workspace. However, when you remove widgets,
> the list is never updated. Closed widgets are still shown in the list
> returned by windowList().
> Attached to this mail is a small example that shows this behaviour. I
> wrote a similar example in C++ and there the function behaved as
> expected. I would be very grateful if someone could tell me what I'm
> doing wrong, or if this is a known problem.
> Versions used (running debian unstable):
> - Python 3.3.6
> - Qt 3.3.4
> - PyQt3.14.1

This is the behaviour (I think) I would expect. If you pass 
Qt.WDestructiveClose to the QWidget ctor then the QWidgets really get 
destroyed and the list gets shorter.

How "similar" was your C++ version?


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