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authorThiago Macieira <>2014-05-05 16:31:10 -0700
committerThe Qt Project <>2014-05-09 23:55:40 +0200
commitcd9c59b5d6c149f57d2bdb0cd2a08ec6eb84a766 (patch)
tree798b73c05a20ebd8cc747bb7322a5df3575c2e55 /src
parent78e57834acc4213d0c5e3b3d9c3bdbc20c32f12a (diff)
Document that the -reverse option is only for debugging and its default
You should never force that option. Just let Qt automatically detect from the environment. Change-Id: I43ae4951969d2067cc111eff6302921a0af82658 Reviewed-by: Friedemann Kleint <> Reviewed-by: Leena Miettinen <>
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1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/src/gui/kernel/qguiapplication.cpp b/src/gui/kernel/qguiapplication.cpp
index c87c60e842..1122a9c7a4 100644
--- a/src/gui/kernel/qguiapplication.cpp
+++ b/src/gui/kernel/qguiapplication.cpp
@@ -497,7 +497,9 @@ static QWindowGeometrySpecification windowGeometrySpecification;
the main window using the X11-syntax. For example:
\c {-qwindowgeometry 100x100+50+50}
\li \c{-reverse}, sets the application's layout direction to
- Qt::RightToLeft
+ Qt::RightToLeft. This option is intended to aid debugging and should
+ not be used in production. The default value is automatically detected
+ from the user's locale (see also QLocale::textDirection()).
\li \c{-session} \e session, restores the application from an earlier
\l{Session Management}{session}.
\li -qwindowgeometry, sets the geometry of the first window