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main.cpp Example File

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    #include "OrientationSensor.hpp"

    #include <bb/cascades/AbstractPane>
    #include <bb/cascades/Application>
    #include <bb/cascades/QmlDocument>

    #include <QtCore/QLocale>
    #include <QtCore/QTranslator>

    using namespace bb::cascades;

    Q_DECL_EXPORT int main(int argc, char **argv)
        // Register to type to make Orientation enum accessible in QML file
        qmlRegisterUncreatableType<OrientationSensor>("Utils", 1, 0, "OrientationSensor", "Used for enums");

        Application app(argc, argv);

        // localization support
        QTranslator translator;
        const QString locale_string = QLocale().name();
        const QString filename = QString("orientation_%1").arg(locale_string);
        if (translator.load(filename, "app/native/qm")) {

        // Create the orientation sensor object
        OrientationSensor sensor;

        // Load the UI description from main.qml
        QmlDocument *qml = QmlDocument::create("asset:///main.qml").parent(&app);

        // Make the RotationSensor object available to the UI as context property
        qml->setContextProperty("_sensor", &sensor);

        // Create the application scene
        AbstractPane *appPage = qml->createRootObject<AbstractPane>();

        return Application::exec();