[PyQt] Question about SIP %Docstring

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Fri Apr 28 22:43:09 BST 2017

On 28 Apr 2017, at 9:44 pm, Alessandro Pasotti <apasotti at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> we (QGIS project) are trying to automatically build the SIP files (SIP_VERSION_STR=4.17, Qt 5, Python 3), in the documentation is written:
> Specifying an explicit docstring will prevent SIP from generating an automatic docstring that describes the Python signature of a function or method overload. This means that SIP will generate less informative exceptions (i.e. without a full signature) when it fails to match a set of arguments to any function or method overload.
> My question is if is there a way to specify the docstring while retaining the auto-generated signature and informative exceptions, that we find really useful.

Sorry, no.


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