Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 15th May 2008 17:59 UTC, submitted by TLZ_
Qt There is a group of consistency freaks out there (like myself) who are not very fond of mixing Gtk+ with Qt applications. The reasons for this are not just graphical, but also behavioural; Gtk+ applications behave differently than Qt applications (menus are different, layout is different, etc.). Trolltech obviously can't tackle the behavioural side of this issue, but they can tackle the graphical one. This is exactly where QGtkStyle comes into play.
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Why not?
by sbergman27 on Fri 16th May 2008 14:45 UTC
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2005-07-24

Trolltech obviously can't tackle the behavioural side of this issue,

Subject says it all. Why not?

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RE: Why not?
by leos on Fri 16th May 2008 18:26 in reply to "Why not?"
leos Member since:
2005-09-21

"Trolltech obviously can't tackle the behavioural side of this issue,

Subject says it all. Why not?
"

They can and they have. For example, selecting the Cleanlooks theme makes combo boxes behave the "Gnome" way (expanding up and down, instead of just down).

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