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authorDavid Faure <>2015-12-24 11:59:49 +0100
committerDavid Faure <>2016-01-11 17:28:52 +0000
commite8479592c5654e9ccc2f555f32db70e4d0b09ba9 (patch)
parent9002f7f47a9cb29365d122a0984c731a09350853 (diff)
Doc: mention that Qt::AA_X11InitThreads isn't used anymore
Whether or not to call XInitThreads() doesn't apply since Qt-5.0's switch to XCB. Change-Id: I5f1e5e664a251c98af6357c87fc9a6bb03a46ce3 Reviewed-by: Martin Smith <> Reviewed-by: Topi Reiniƶ <>
2 files changed, 1 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/src/corelib/global/qnamespace.qdoc b/src/corelib/global/qnamespace.qdoc
index be7240b4ef..7c5263ddbd 100644
--- a/src/corelib/global/qnamespace.qdoc
+++ b/src/corelib/global/qnamespace.qdoc
@@ -144,9 +144,7 @@
to be consistent in pixels-per-point across devices rather than
defining 1 point as 1/72 inch.
- \value AA_X11InitThreads Calls \c XInitThreads() as part of the QApplication
- construction in order to make Xlib calls thread-safe. This
- attribute must be set before QApplication is constructed.
+ \value AA_X11InitThreads This value is obsolete and has no effect.
\value AA_SynthesizeTouchForUnhandledMouseEvents All mouse events
that are not accepted by the application will be translated
diff --git a/tests/auto/opengl/qglthreads/tst_qglthreads.cpp b/tests/auto/opengl/qglthreads/tst_qglthreads.cpp
index ff5a18dedb..6a726ac62d 100644
--- a/tests/auto/opengl/qglthreads/tst_qglthreads.cpp
+++ b/tests/auto/opengl/qglthreads/tst_qglthreads.cpp
@@ -796,7 +796,6 @@ void tst_QGLThreads::painterOnFboInThread()
int main(int argc, char **argv)
- QApplication::setAttribute(Qt::AA_X11InitThreads);
QApplication app(argc, argv);