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Advanced Qt Programming: Creating Great Software with C++ and Qt 4 by Mark Summerfield

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13. The Animation and State Machine Frameworks

Qt 4.6 introduced many new features, including two major frameworks: the animation framework (part of the “Kinetic” project), and the state machine framework. In this chapter we will briefly introduce both of these frameworks.* Doing animations in Qt has always been possible using timers, and this was made a great deal easier when Qt 4.2 introduced the QTimeLine class. (We very briefly mentioned this class in an earlier chapter; 133 image.) The new animation framework in Qt 4.6 ...

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