We are happy to announce the release of KDDockWidgets version 1.7.0! What is KDDockWidgets? KDDockWidgets is a development framework for custom-tailored docking systems in Qt, to use when you need advanced docking that is not supported by QDockWidgets. It was created by Sérgio Martins as a time-saving alternative to QDockWidgets. The ease-of-use of KDDockWidgets can save […]
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KDAB at Embedded World 2023 March 14 - 16, Nürnberg, Germany
We had a great show this year at our booth 4-302 at Embedded World 2023, where we showcased outstanding performance on cost-effective hardware featuring Qt, C++, Slint, Rust, and Flutter. We know how complex and demanding software development for embedded devices can be. Our experts had you covered with your questions around choosing a framework, […]
Introducing kdalgorithms An Algorithms Library for C++14 and Above
Introducing the kdalgorithms library, purposed to make it easier to work with algorithms in C++14 and up.
C/C++ Profiling Tools
This blog will give you a brief overview of profiling C and C++ applications. Additionally, it will lay before you all of the tools available, with the purpose of aiding you in choosing the right tools at the right times.
Hotspot v1.4.0 Better Disassembly View and More...
Hotspot 1.4.0 has been released! Hotspot is a replacement for perf report. It’s a GUI for the perf profiler that takes a perf.data file, parses and evaluates its contents, and then displays the result in a graphical way. This feature release contains close to 400 commits since the last stable v1.3.0 release. It comes with its […]
CXX-Qt 0.4 Released
We just released CXX-Qt version 0.4! CXX-Qt is a set of Rust crates for creating bidirectional Rust ⇄ C++ bindings with Qt. It can be used to integrate Rust into C++ applications using CMake or build Rust applications with Cargo. CXX-Qt provides tools for implementing QObject subclasses in Rust that can be used from C++, […]
C/C++ Debugging Tools An Overview of Debugging Tools for C and C++ Applications
In this blog on debugging and profiling, I would like to give you an overview of the debugging tools that exist for C and C++ applications. Automated Testing The first thing you need to do is make sure your code is properly tested. This, in itself, is not debugging, but it enables you to make […]
KDChart 3.0.0 Released Now with Qt 6 Support!
We just released KDChart version 3.0.0! KDChart is a comprehensive business charting package with many different chart types and a large number of customization options. We are constantly improving the package, and have been doing so for years. This is the first release of KDChart that supports Qt 6, and both Qt 5 and Qt […]
The Future of CI How KDAB Creates Modern Continuous Integration Using Buildbot
KDAB developers, as well our customers, now use a faster, more stable, continuous integration system (CI), which shows test results directly in the Gerrit code review tool.
install_name_tool and Universal Binaries How arm64 Affected an x86_64 App, and How We Fixed It
With Apple moving to Apple Silicon for all of their new products, software developers are having to figure out how to support both Intel and Apple Silicon devices. Like some of our customers, you may not be ready to move to Apple Silicon. Unfortunately, that doesn’t necessarily exempt you from dealing with universal binaries, especially […]