Apr 21 – 23, 2023
Europe/Prague timezone

Using XDG Desktop Portals for Qt apps

Apr 22, 2023, 12:05 PM
Presentation (40 min) Main Track


In this presentation, we will walk through how to leverage XDG Desktop Portals from a Qt app. We'll identify the features abstracted out by Qt and those that require manual implementation for full resource accessibility. We'll discuss practical use cases and highlight the benefits of XDG Desktop Portals for Linux app development.

Author(s) Bio

Aleix Pol is an experienced software developer, passionate about open source and community-driven projects. He has been involved in the KDE community for over a decade, serving as the president of the KDE e.V. and contributing to numerous KDE applications and libraries. Aleix has been working on many KDE and Plasma aspects of the app ecosystem like on the software centre but also on the frameworks and SDK.

Twitter and/or Mastodon Handle

@AleixPol, @AleixPol@fosstodon.org

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