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authorMitch Curtis <>2016-09-02 15:42:01 +0200
committerMitch Curtis <>2016-09-05 06:32:37 +0000
commit03e64ff6e60ebb2c0ea1b9f408d82367e68b6514 (patch)
tree2bb9194e954003b473f71cc2ae6692ac37db4a15 /src
parentc14c382e6e8527be1129788ccca31309b032f99c (diff)
Document that attached properties are created in C++
There was some uncertainty about whether or not it could be done from QML, which it can't. This patch also links to the documentation for creating custom attached objects. Change-Id: Icb9eff0ec96e7911b8d401bd38813bbd6eda227d Reviewed-by: Gavin Kistner <> Reviewed-by: Simon Hausmann <>
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diff --git a/src/qml/doc/src/qmllanguageref/syntax/objectattributes.qdoc b/src/qml/doc/src/qmllanguageref/syntax/objectattributes.qdoc
index 04d0d0ed2e..b0e262d2b9 100644
--- a/src/qml/doc/src/qmllanguageref/syntax/objectattributes.qdoc
+++ b/src/qml/doc/src/qmllanguageref/syntax/objectattributes.qdoc
@@ -855,7 +855,8 @@ are otherwise unavailable to the object. In particular, they allow objects to
access properties or signals that are specifically relevant to the individual
-A QML type implementation may choose to create an \e {attaching type} with
+A QML type implementation may choose to \l {Providing Attached Objects for
+Data Annotations}{create an \e {attaching type} in C++} with
particular properties and signals. Instances of this type can then be created
and \e attached to specific objects at run time, allowing those objects to
access the properties and signals of the attaching type. These are accessed by