Qt Quick

Upcoming QtCreator support for Qml (or: what is Bauhaus?)

Published Wednesday January 27th, 2010 | 58 Comments on Upcoming QtCreator support for Qml (or: what is Bauhaus?)
Posted in Kinetic, Qt Quick, QtCreator

Declarative UI is one of the big things on the Qt Roadmap for Qt 4.7 and 4.6.x. I already enjoyed working with the Qml language and the developers behind it for quite some time – and believe me, this one will fundamentally change the way slick Qt UIs are designed and look like! If you […]

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Qt Declarative for Maemo 5

Published Thursday December 17th, 2009 | 8 Comments on Qt Declarative for Maemo 5
Posted in Qt, Qt Quick

Recently, Qt Declarative for Qt 4.6.0 got released. We got a lot of requests for Maemo 5 support (well – some people just wanted to play the SameGame on their N900 😉 ). And voilà – declarative hit Maemo’s extras-devel repository. Obligatory screenshot: Currently, the following packages are available: libqt4-maemo5-declarative: The QtDeclarative library libqt4-maemo5-declarative-dev: The […]

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Qt Declarative API Changes

Published Friday August 21st, 2009 | 7 Comments on Qt Declarative API Changes
Posted in Qt, Qt Quick

As with any Qt API, the Qt Declarative QML API that we expose needs to be carefully thought through to provide a consistent and intuitive developer experience. One area of inconsistency has been the mixing of nouns and verbs. A declarative language describes what, not how. An example of this is the SetProperties element. This […]

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Qt Declarative UI SameGame

Published Tuesday July 28th, 2009 | 14 Comments on Qt Declarative UI SameGame
Posted in Qt Quick

Here’s a video of a game we’ve written with Qt Declarative UI: This completely functional implementation of Same Game is 334 LOC, 127 lines of QML and 207 lines of simple Javascript for handling the game logic. Considering that it includes animated movement and visual effects, that seems rather impressive. But LOC is not a […]

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