[PyQt] Getting image filename in QLabel->pixmap
jpolk5001 at yahoo.com
Sat Jun 4 02:12:49 BST 2011
Let's say you create a QLabel and make it an icon, by associating an image file to it,..
thisPixmap = QtGui.QPixmap('server:/images/airplane.jpg') )
thisIcon = QtGui.QLabel(self)
Now let's say that later, in another function...you need to query "thisIcon"
to obtain the name of the image file associated with it ("airplane.png").
How can one do this? I can't find any function in either the QLabel nor
the QPixmap class that has a way to return the underlying image filename.
QLabel does have "pixmap()"...as in:
but that doesn't return the image filename,...it returns the pixmap's address.
Using QIcon might be an option,...but I need to use QLabel as it has "move"
functions,...and QIcon doesn't appear to have that...
Any info or suggestions are greatly appreciated,
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