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authorAndy Shaw <>2019-09-21 02:02:58 +0200
committerAndy Shaw <>2019-09-21 11:29:58 +0200
commitac5e198db4eea4670a5a4a22fb44eb8a6acc4c47 (patch)
treefa0516aa0c18275194dd872b089042d53ee6a8b6 /src/sql
parent9b6179cf957c32e0c02547d510dfee2088f02340 (diff)
Add SQLite specific documentation when specifying a database name
Fixes: QTBUG-67847 Change-Id: I3c640233526260b596e8224dc48f713a3f0cff56 Reviewed-by: Paul Wicking <>
Diffstat (limited to 'src/sql')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/src/sql/kernel/qsqldatabase.cpp b/src/sql/kernel/qsqldatabase.cpp
index d63a9e59a8..f61c72285a 100644
--- a/src/sql/kernel/qsqldatabase.cpp
+++ b/src/sql/kernel/qsqldatabase.cpp
@@ -881,6 +881,14 @@ bool QSqlDatabase::rollback()
connection name must be passed to addDatabase() at connection
object create time.
+ For the QSQLITE driver, if the database name specified does not
+ exist, then it will create the file for you unless the
+ QSQLITE_OPEN_READONLY option is set.
+ Additionally, \a name can be set to \c ":memory:" which will
+ create a temporary database which is only available for the
+ lifetime of the application.
For the QOCI (Oracle) driver, the database name is the TNS
Service Name.