What is QT?

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What is QT?

Postby imran_vu » Sat Feb 11, 2006 11:19 pm

i want to know what is QT? Is it like VB?
Please refer me some URL also about learning QT.

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Postby jargon » Sun Feb 12, 2006 1:44 am

Qt is a graphics toolkit that facilitates the creation of graphical applications (GUIs).
It supports cross platform development. It's at the heart of KDE similarly like GTK is at the heart of GNOME.

Qt is released by Trolltech.com - check their site for explanations/demo Qt programs and/or simply use Google to search for Qt.

Download the developer packages and play w/ some of the sample code as well.

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How to write code for it in python

Postby swatiantigers » Thu Feb 23, 2006 12:01 am

as the subject describes, first we design our gui in qt designer then how to add python code to it .
thanx alot

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Postby cppkid » Thu Mar 09, 2006 10:46 pm

If you want to work with QT, i will recomend to use QT with Kdevelope... It really make the things easier... It will also generate the skeleton code when with subclassing and you just have to write the body to the functions...
I don't know about the python but it works well with C++.

And the best way to learn QT is the step by step tutorial provided at kde website. the link is

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Postby Anjum Butt » Thu Apr 13, 2006 9:44 am

QT is a C++ toolkit that is used exclusively by KDE as the base toolkit.
It is available under dual license.
1. Free/GPL for opensouced GPL project.
2. Professional and Enterprise licenses for non opensouce applications.

QT is free if your application is an opensource GPL project.
If you wish to develop a non free/proprietary app, then you'll need either of QT Professional or QT Enterprise licenses.
More will follow :)

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its not for GUI only

Postby kadnan » Sun Apr 30, 2006 2:50 pm

QT can be used for non-GUI coding as well.Its just not c++ toolkit for GUI.Qt designer is good but its better for learning that you write code on simple editor or on KDevelop.

go to trolltech.com for more Info

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