"IntelliSense" problem (2 projects with UI classes with same name)
I don't know if this is known problem (or maybe not considered as problem at all), but i encountered problem with code completion/syntax highlighting in Qt Creator (2.8.1).
When I have opened two projects and both of them contain *.ui file with same name, class name and namespace name (lets say mainwindow.ui which generates ui_mainwindow.h/Ui_MainWindow).
In this situation I include file "ui_mainwindow.h" in some other file in project B, but Qt Creator thinks I included file from project A (when I use "Follow Symbol Under Cursor" feature or code completion) and uses file from project A build directory.
Lets just note that, these projects are unrelated and build works fine.
Hopefully is my explanation of problem undestandable.
Thanks for any response.
I have encountered the same problem not only with UI class but any class with the same name from 2 different opened projects. This is quite annoying and effectively broke the "intelliSense" feature.
Same problem here. Not sure if this bug has been reported. The best way to avoid this is not to use similar names.
- "Prevention is better than cure."
More on this bug. It affects the Refactor-Rename feature as well. When I try to rename a method, QTCreator renames that method in other project and leaves the one in the current edited project intact. Kind of driving new users like me mad.