[PyQt] tooltips in menu: how?
"V. Armando Solé"
sole at esrf.fr
Fri Apr 17 20:25:45 BST 2009
Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 17.04.09 19:57:29, "V. Armando Solé" wrote:
>> I encounter the same problem as the original poster. The tooltips of
>> QActions in a QMenu are not shown.
>> Is there a solution?
> You can set the statustip on the actions, which makes the text show up
> in the statusbar (at least in KDE apps, maybe pure Qt needs some
> additional hookup there). But AFAIK Qt simply doesn't support Tooltips
> on menus at this point, possibly something they could add to 4.6.
I get satisfactory results (if one does not mind to show ALWAYS a
qt.QObject.connect(menu, qt.SIGNAL("hovered(QAction *)"),
def _actionHovered(self, action):
tip = action.toolTip()
Surely there are cleaner workarounds ...
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