[PyQt] Slots being called on deleted QObjects

Kovid Goyal kovid at kovidgoyal.net
Tue Apr 8 11:33:04 BST 2014

On Tue, Apr 08, 2014 at 09:59:44AM +0100, Phil Thompson wrote:
> Unless somebody else is going to object I'm inclined to revert (and 
> introduce a documented incompatibility).

I think reverting is a good idea. I too doubt that anyone relies on
signals being delivered after the C++ object has been deleted, and if
they do, that is a definite anti-pattern.

Fixing a cause of potential hard crashes is a good thing.



Dr. Kovid Goyal 
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