[SOLVED] Use relative path of qml file A in qml file B



  • I have the two qml files A and B. Both are in different directories.
    A is used in B and should display an image, which is located in the directory of B.
    But if I set the source of the image in A to "imageName.png" it doesn't work, since it uses the relative path of A and not of B.
    So how can I use the relative path of B in A?

    Here is an example:

    @
    /path/to/A.qml:
    Rectangle {
    property string imageSource
    Image { source: imageSource }
    }

    /other/Path/to/B.qml:
    Rectangle {
    A {
    imageSource: "image.png"
    }
    }

    Image is located at /other/Path/to/image.png (which is the path of B.qml)
    @

    The error message is like: Cannot find /path/to/image.png, which shows that the relative path of A.qml is used and not of B.qml

    So how can I use the relative path of B.qml in order to set the right path to the image for A.qml?


  • Moderators

    Hi,

    I think you can use Qt."resolvedUrl(url url)":http://qt-project.org/doc/qt-4.8/qml-qt.html#resolvedUrl-method here which will give path of image.png relative to B.



  • Works perfect, thanks :)


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