Qt plugin resource collision rules of precedence
If I have an app with the resource:
And I load a plugin which has a resource with the identical URL:
What are Qt's rules for resolving that conflict?
When I ask for the resource in code, do I get the first resource, the second one, or is this undefined...?
I can test for this, but if it's non-deterministic that doesn't help...
Good question. I'd recommend bringing it to the interest mailing list. You'll find there Qt's developers/maintainers. This forum is more user oriented.
Personally, I'd rather use a prefix for the plugin qrc path to ensure that there won't be such clashes.
It's probably defined in some way but it's also unspecified, so don't rely on any test you do. It can change without a warning. Duplicates are basically unsupported, which saddens me deeply.