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Get PID from QDesktopServices::openUrl



  • Hello everybody,
    I was wandering if there is a way to open a URL like with QDesktopServices::openUrl and get a QProcess (or similar) object in order to kill it, if it's still alive, before closing the application.

    Thanks a lot,
    Gianni



  • AFAIK, it is impossible to control the process opened by QDesktopServices::openUrl.
    I think your only approach is to find out the associated application by yourself, then use QProcess to execute it, with passing url as the argument.


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