Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 10th Aug 2007 02:53 UTC, submitted by J. M.
Qt A Trolltech employee explains how Qt 4.4 will eliminate current problems with redrawing artifacts and poor resizing performance, using windowless child widgets.
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Not to devalue Trolltech's excellent work on Qt, but it seems like this should have been fixed in Xorg rather than worked-around in Qt

butters: I fully agree with you. Being a toolkit author myself, I agree. This is something that needs to be fixed in X11 (Xorg) and not in every toolkit out there via work-arounds.

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Fair enough. I agree with the reasoning in the linked comment thread. Trolltech was right to go ahead and enhance Qt, especially since they are cross-platform. But it's also important that this generate enough noise to persuade the Xorg folks to make improvements on their end.

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