[SailfishDevel] QML Timer stops running

Thomas Tanghus thomas at tanghus.net
Tue Jan 14 03:38:29 UTC 2014

On Tuesday 14 January 2014 01:48 Jens Persson wrote:
> Have you tried timers from QtCore? They seem to work fine for me.

At least with timers used in QML via view->rootContext()->setContextProperty() 
they seem to stop even faster than QML Timers.

I guess I have to implement something like libiphb as rainisto mentioned in 

Just seems like overkill for such a simple app.

> Greets Jens
> On Mon, Jan 13, 2014 at 11:04 PM, Thomas Tanghus <thomas at tanghus.net> wrote:
> > Just after having my tiny Kitchen Timer app approved I realized that the
> > timer slows down and eventually stops running - burned food as result :(
> > 
> > The timer is set to trigger each 1000 ms. When applicationActive becomes
> > false the timer slows down to being triggered appr. each 5000 ms and after
> > about a minute more it stops running all together.
> > 
> > Am I missing something obvious?
> > 
> > The timer is defined at:

Med venlig hilsen / Best Regards

Thomas Tanghus

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