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Qt Equivalent of X11 ConnectionNumber?
Jeeves last edited by
Apologies if this question has been asked before. I've searched but couldn't find a relevant topic.
I'm working with a platform that provides its own event loop. It is based on Unix/Linux. The traditional way to build an X Windows application on this platform is to get a file descriptor using the X11 ConnectionNumber() function, use select() to wait until there is activity on this file descriptor and then retrieve any pending events and handle them (or have X handle them).
Is there something comparable in Qt? A way to wait for activity on a file descriptor and then have Qt handle incoming events? Or am I completely barking up the wrong tree here?
Maybe QAbstractEventDispatcher could be a starting point.