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authorVolker Hilsheimer <>2019-12-04 10:55:42 +0100
committerVolker Hilsheimer <>2020-01-22 08:47:57 +0100
commiteb18be36ad013c80fe982a77b3eadb9791f96298 (patch)
tree1869f58b202f2d10774b6e6537b6ae2acb443b02 /src/widgets
parent858c5a73fc7d2bee1d116fb70f723c277bc0dc6d (diff)
Mark QApplication::globalStrut as deprecated
This property is obsolete with today's user interface reality, and was never consistently implemented in all styles and widgets. Deprecating it for Qt 5.15 as preparating for removing the code for Qt 6. [ChangeLog][QtWidgets][QApplication] The globalStrut property has been deprecated and will be removed from Qt 6 Change-Id: Iaea88e563144481a395de6cf0745a512e386407d Reviewed-by: Tor Arne Vestbø <> Reviewed-by: Shawn Rutledge <> Reviewed-by: Simon Hausmann <>
Diffstat (limited to 'src/widgets')
3 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/src/widgets/doc/snippets/code/src_gui_kernel_qapplication.cpp b/src/widgets/doc/snippets/code/src_gui_kernel_qapplication.cpp
index 5e1f0883e7..a7bce6d378 100644
--- a/src/widgets/doc/snippets/code/src_gui_kernel_qapplication.cpp
+++ b/src/widgets/doc/snippets/code/src_gui_kernel_qapplication.cpp
@@ -93,7 +93,7 @@ int main(int argc, char *argv[])
//! [3]
QSize MyWidget::sizeHint() const
- return QSize(80, 25).expandedTo(QApplication::globalStrut());
+ return QSize(80, 25);
//! [3]
diff --git a/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.cpp b/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.cpp
index eea97b2c0b..842c0ea9e6 100644
--- a/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.cpp
+++ b/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.cpp
@@ -1224,6 +1224,7 @@ void QApplication::setColorSpec(int spec)
\property QApplication::globalStrut
\brief the minimum size that any GUI element that the user can interact
with should have
+ \deprecated
For example, no button should be resized to be smaller than the global
strut size. The strut size should be considered when reimplementing GUI
diff --git a/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.h b/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.h
index 27e743a28d..6de72899f1 100644
--- a/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.h
+++ b/src/widgets/kernel/qapplication.h
@@ -79,7 +79,9 @@ class Q_WIDGETS_EXPORT QApplication : public QGuiApplication
#if QT_CONFIG(wheelevent)
Q_PROPERTY(int wheelScrollLines READ wheelScrollLines WRITE setWheelScrollLines)
Q_PROPERTY(QSize globalStrut READ globalStrut WRITE setGlobalStrut)
Q_PROPERTY(int startDragTime READ startDragTime WRITE setStartDragTime)
Q_PROPERTY(int startDragDistance READ startDragDistance WRITE setStartDragDistance)
@@ -158,8 +160,10 @@ public:
static void setWheelScrollLines(int);
static int wheelScrollLines();
static void setGlobalStrut(const QSize &);
static QSize globalStrut();
static void setStartDragTime(int ms);
static int startDragTime();