[PyQt] Problem with QFileSystemWatcher

Baz Walter bazwal at ftml.net
Fri Dec 10 17:41:40 GMT 2010

On 10/12/10 10:08, NARCISO, Rui wrote:
> When I use absolute paths (os.path.abspath) or real paths (os.path.realpath) or even relative paths (../../toto) it doesn't work.
> It only works when I use only the file name.
> I don't think permissions are the problem because I tried the with the same file in the current folder and then in the parent folder and it works for the first and it doesn't for the latter...
> I'm on a Linux workstation accessing hard drives physically stored in a data center elsewhere.
> Can this be the problem ? I would think not because if it works for a file in the current folder it should work for the parent folder as well since both are in the same hard drive/filer ...

i'm pretty certain that QFileSystemModel/QFileSystemWatcher only has 
*full* support for local hosts, so that may be the problem.

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