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NAME

       QMapIterator - Iterator for QMap

SYNOPSIS

       #include <qmap.h>

   Public Members
       typedef std::bidirectional_iterator_tag iterator_category
       typedef T value_type
       typedef T * pointer
       typedef T & reference
       QMapIterator ()
       QMapIterator ( QMapNode<K, T> * p )
       QMapIterator ( const QMapIterator<K, T> & it )
       bool operator== ( const QMapIterator<K, T> & it ) const
       bool operator!= ( const QMapIterator<K, T> & it ) const
       T & operator* ()
       const T & operator* () const
       const K & key () const
       T & data ()
       const T & data () const
       QMapIterator<K, T> & operator++ ()
       QMapIterator<K, T> operator++ ( int )
       QMapIterator<K, T> & operator-- ()
       QMapIterator<K, T> operator-- ( int )

DESCRIPTION

       The QMapIterator class provides an iterator for QMap.

       You cannot create an iterator by yourself. Instead, you must ask a map to give you one. An
       iterator is as big as a pointer; on 32-bit machines that means 4 bytes, on 64-bit
       machines, 8 bytes. That makes copying iterators very fast. Iterators behave in a similar
       way to pointers, and they are almost as fast as pointers. See the QMap example.

       QMap is highly optimized for performance and memory usage, but the trade-off is that you
       must be more careful. The only way to traverse a map is to use iterators. QMap does not
       know about its iterators, and the iterators don't even know to which map they belong. That
       makes things fast but a bit dangerous because it is up to you to make sure that the
       iterators you are using are still valid. QDictIterator will be able to give warnings,
       whereas QMapIterator may end up in an undefined state.

       For every Iterator there is also a ConstIterator. You must use the ConstIterator to access
       a QMap in a const environment or if the reference or pointer to the map is itself const.
       Its semantics are the same, but it only returns const references to the item it points to.

       See also QMap, QMapConstIterator, Qt Template Library Classes, and Non-GUI Classes.

   Member Type Documentation

QMapIterator::iterator_category

       The type of iterator category, std::bidirectional_iterator_tag.

QMapIterator::pointer

       Pointer to value_type.

QMapIterator::reference

       Reference to value_type.

QMapIterator::value_type

       The type of value.

MEMBER FUNCTION DOCUMENTATION

QMapIterator::QMapIterator ()

       Creates an uninitialized iterator.

QMapIterator::QMapIterator ( QMapNode<K, T> * p )

       Constructs an iterator starting at node p.

QMapIterator::QMapIterator ( const QMapIterator<K, T> & it )

       Constructs a copy of the iterator, it.

T & QMapIterator::data ()

       Returns a reference to the current item's data.

const T & QMapIterator::data () const

       This is an overloaded member function, provided for convenience. It behaves essentially
       like the above function.

       Returns a const reference to the current item's data.

const K & QMapIterator::key () const

       Returns a const reference to the current item's key.

bool QMapIterator::operator!= ( const QMapIterator<K, T> & it ) const

       Compares the iterator to the it iterator and returns FALSE if they point to the same item;
       otherwise returns TRUE.

T & QMapIterator::operator* ()

       Dereference operator. Returns a reference to the current item's data. The same as data().

const T & QMapIterator::operator* () const

       This is an overloaded member function, provided for convenience. It behaves essentially
       like the above function.

       Dereference operator. Returns a const reference to the current item's data. The same as
       data().

QMapIterator<K, T> & QMapIterator::operator++ ()

       Prefix ++ makes the succeeding item current and returns an iterator pointing to the new
       current item. The iterator cannot check whether it reached the end of the map.
       Incrementing the iterator returned by end() causes undefined results.

QMapIterator<K, T> QMapIterator::operator++ ( int )

       This is an overloaded member function, provided for convenience. It behaves essentially
       like the above function.

       Postfix ++ makes the succeeding item current and returns an iterator pointing to the new
       current item. The iterator cannot check whether it reached the end of the map.
       Incrementing the iterator returned by end() causes undefined results.

QMapIterator<K, T> & QMapIterator::operator-- ()

       Prefix -- makes the previous item current and returns an iterator pointing to the new
       current item. The iterator cannot check whether it reached the beginning of the map.
       Decrementing the iterator returned by begin() causes undefined results.

QMapIterator<K, T> QMapIterator::operator-- ( int )

       This is an overloaded member function, provided for convenience. It behaves essentially
       like the above function.

       Postfix -- makes the previous item current and returns an iterator pointing to the new
       current item. The iterator cannot check whether it reached the beginning of the map.
       Decrementing the iterator returned by begin() causes undefined results.

bool QMapIterator::operator== ( const QMapIterator<K, T> & it ) const

       Compares the iterator to the it iterator and returns TRUE if they point to the same item;
       otherwise returns FALSE.

SEE ALSO

       http://doc.trolltech.com/qmapiterator.html http://www.trolltech.com/faq/tech.html

COPYRIGHT

       Copyright 1992-2007 Trolltech ASA, http://www.trolltech.com.  See the license file
       included in the distribution for a complete license statement.

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