Design Principles

Here are the design principles behind Qt. These are guiding principles, not rules, but they're good principles, and we've stuck to them almost everywhere in the toolkit.

GUI Toolkit

Portability Toolkit

Efficient Implementation

Truly Object-Oriented Design

Never Dump Core

"What you don't know won't hurt you"

Uniform Naming in the API

Type Safety

On-line Documentation

Don't Push

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