Generates a D-Bus interface from a header file.

The command is defined in the DBus component of the Qt6 package. Load the package with:

find_package(Qt6 REQUIRED COMPONENTS DBus)

This command was introduced in Qt 6.0.


    [OPTIONS options]

If versionless commands are disabled, use qt6_generate_dbus_interface() instead. It supports the same set of arguments as this command.


Parses the C++ source or header file containing a QObject-derived class declaration and generates a file containing the D-BUS Introspection XML.

By default, the generated XML file is stored in the current binary directory, and has the same base name as the header. You can specify a different name or path by adding customName as an optional second argument.


The function sets up a call to the qdbuscpp2xml command line tool. Further arguments to the tool can be set after OPTIONS.

© 2024 The Qt Company Ltd. Documentation contributions included herein are the copyrights of their respective owners. The documentation provided herein is licensed under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License version 1.3 as published by the Free Software Foundation. Qt and respective logos are trademarks of The Qt Company Ltd. in Finland and/or other countries worldwide. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.