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by Jens Weller

Integrating an HTML Editor into Qt using Javascript and QWebView

This time its about integrating an HTML Editor into Qt using QWebView and Javascript!

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Messaging and Signaling in C++

This is the 7th blog post in my series about writing applications with C++ using Qt and boost. This time it is about how to notify one part of our application that something has happened somewhere else.

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Whats new in boost 1.59?

The next version of boost, 1.59 has been released!

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QWidgets and data

The sixt part of my series about writing applications in C++ using Qt and boost is about my thoughts on widgets and how to interact with data from them...

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A generic context menu class for Qt

I didn't plan to write a second post on menus. But a reply on twitter caused me to overthink my code I presented yesterday...

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Menus and Widgets in Qt

The fourth part of this series on developing applications in C++ with Qt and boost is about handling menus and getting a first view at widgets...

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Building factories in C++ with boost::factory

This is the third part of my series on writing applications with C++ using Qt and boost. This time I focus on building factories, using boost::factory...

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Trees, tree models and tree views in Qt

The first thing I did when I started to work on my new application, was to implement a generic tree class...

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Building Applications with Qt and boost

This is the start of a series of posts, in which I'll try to document my weekly work on a new application, build with Qt and boost...

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boost::variant and a general, generic visitor class

So, I started a new project...

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Is it bad to have vector in a public interface?

After I finished my talk at NDC Oslo about encryption in C++, the last question I was asked by an attendee...

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3 years of Meeting C++

Its now a little more then 3 years that I went public with the plans...

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Traveling for C++ - a Trip Report about C++Now & NDC Oslo

Things have changed a little bit since I first visited C++Now in 2012. Today I do quite a lot of traveling for C++...

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An Interview with John Lakos

In 2013 and 2014 I interviewed Michael Wong at C++Now. This was a follow up on his keynote at Meeting C++ in 2012, and it was interesting to learn from Michael about the C++ Committee, Transactional Memory, Parallelism and his views on C++. So, with this years C++Now coming up...

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The C++ highlights and more of GCC 5.1

Just recently, GCC 5.0 has been released as GCC5.1...

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boost 1.58 - a short overview

A new version of boost has been released, version 1.58 brin...

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Refactoring my Qt database code

For two days I had the chance to clean up my code and do a little refactoring. One of the results is, that my database code now also uses variadic templates...

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Counting bits

I did a bit of fun coding. I'm currently thinking on how to generate random bytes, for example...

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C++17 Library Papers for Cologne - Part II

So, this is the second part about the papers for the Library Working Group Meeting in Cologne next week. The last part already covered some interesting papers, and gives an impression on what will be included into the Standard Library for C++17...

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C++17 Library Papers for Cologne

Last fall I did the last series about the Standardization papers for C++. I didn't had the time to finish the last part for the Library subgroup...