This is the Python port of tutorial2.cpp found under Development/Tutorials/Phonon/Introduction.

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#Copyright (C) 2007 Matthias Kretz <[email protected]>
#adapted 2008 by Thorsten Staerk
#ported to PyQt4 by Christoph Burgmer

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import sys

from PyQt4.QtGui import QApplication, QMainWindow, QDirModel, QColumnView
from PyQt4.QtGui import QFrame
from PyQt4.QtCore import SIGNAL
from PyQt4.phonon import Phonon

class MainWindow(QMainWindow):

    m_model = QDirModel()

    def __init__(self):
        self.m_fileView = QColumnView(self)
        self.m_media = None


            SIGNAL("updatePreviewWidget(const QModelIndex &)"),

    def play(self, index):

    def delayedInit(self):
        if not self.m_media:
            self.m_media = Phonon.MediaObject(self)
            audioOutput = Phonon.AudioOutput(Phonon.MusicCategory, self)
            Phonon.createPath(self.m_media, audioOutput)

def main():
    app = QApplication(sys.argv)
    QApplication.setApplicationName("Phonon Tutorial 2 (Python)")
    mw = MainWindow()

if __name__ == '__main__':

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