QGraphicsPathItem

The QGraphicsPathItem class provides a path item that you can add to a QGraphicsScene . More

Inheritance diagram of PySide2.QtWidgets.QGraphicsPathItem

Synopsis

Functions

Detailed Description

To set the item’s path, pass a QPainterPath to QGraphicsPathItem ‘s constructor, or call the setPath() function. The path() function returns the current path.

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QGraphicsPathItem uses the path to provide a reasonable implementation of boundingRect() , shape() , and contains() . The paint() function draws the path using the item’s associated pen and brush, which you can set by calling the setPen() and setBrush() functions.

class PySide2.QtWidgets.QGraphicsPathItem([parent=None])

PySide2.QtWidgets.QGraphicsPathItem(path[, parent=None])

param parent

PySide2.QtWidgets.QGraphicsItem

param path

PySide2.QtGui.QPainterPath

Constructs a QGraphicsPath. parent is passed to QAbstractGraphicsShapeItem ‘s constructor.

See also

addItem()

Constructs a QGraphicsPath item using path as the default path. parent is passed to QAbstractGraphicsShapeItem ‘s constructor.

See also

addItem()

PySide2.QtWidgets.QGraphicsPathItem.path()
Return type

PySide2.QtGui.QPainterPath

Returns the item’s path as a QPainterPath . If no item has been set, an empty QPainterPath is returned.

See also

setPath()

PySide2.QtWidgets.QGraphicsPathItem.setPath(path)
Parameters

pathPySide2.QtGui.QPainterPath

Sets the item’s path to be the given path .

See also

path()