[PyQt] causes self to be owned by Qt instead of PyQt ???
phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Mon Mar 30 11:32:44 BST 2015
On 30/03/2015 11:15 am, redstone-cold wrote:
> In the QObject.__init__(self, Parent=None) documentation it states:
> The parent argument, if not None, causes self to be owned by Qt instead
> of PyQt.
> What does it mean to be owned by Qt instead of PyQt? Does this have
> effects on behavior that I should be aware of when developing a PyQt
It means that Qt will call the dtor of the C++ instance when necessary
and it may still exist even if the Python object that wraps it is
garbage collected. Generally you don't need to worry about it.
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