[PyQt] simpler 'connect' function

Peter Shinners pshinners at blizzard.com
Wed Jan 16 17:58:18 GMT 2008

Pete Shinners:
> Creating a method or constant for each type of signal does solve
> "d" and "f", but comes at a cost.
> 1) Adds new methods or symbols that are not a part of Qt.
> 2) Breaks non-qt widgets that have custom signals.
> 3) Ambiguity for overloaded signals like QComboBox's "activated".
> There is no cost to enhancing connect to work as a method, other
> than remembering there is another calling style.

Also do not forget the creating of signals in Python. The usefulness of
Pyqt's short circuited signals would require a tricky framework to work
the same as the predefined signals inside Qt.

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