1. Useful general information
QextMDI can be downloaded as compressed source package
QextMDI is under LGPL licence. See LICENSE.LGPL.html.
answers to typical problems you may have.
TODO lets you have
a look what can come in further versions.
QextMDI is tested on SuSE
Linux 7.1 and
MSWindows 98, NT 4.0
and 2000. It runs at least with Qt-2.2.4.
Previous versions should work but they are not tested.
You can compile QextMDI as Qt-only library and as
QextMDI is also used in KDevelop-2.0,
the famous C++-IDE for Linux.
QextMDI is an alternative to QWorkspace which firstly
appears in Qt-2.1 .
This handbook provides a first overview over the
library, its purpose and the meaning of the library classes.
There's also a class interface documentation for
the QextMDI classes. See the QextMDI's
Don't forget to set these environment variables:
QEXTMDIDIR, KDE2DIR (if you want to use it in KDE2 mode), QTVER (if you
want to use it on Win32)
There are also 2 example applications. FourChildren
shows how to use QextMDI as child widget of a master mainframe window.
MDIFrameWork shows how to use QextMDI as mainframe window and what to do
for adding MDI views. Note that MDIFrameWork allows to switch between Childframe
mode and Toplevel mode.
tells about the programmers of QextMDI.
tells about what happened the last versions.