There are many other devel packages. Refer to the Wine User Guide for further details on how to set environmental variables. A typical error message is: make: g++: Command not found which should be obvious, indicating that the C+ compiler is not installed. So i got tired and decided to ask stackoverflow. Besides there is a possibility to cross build Qt on a 64bit host for a 32bit target and vice versa. That meant to use gcc with Qt libs directly on desktop. In this case I do a debug build with most of the default options.
Choose only components that are installed on your development machine. For each component you choose, provide a path to the component. I believe that software is crafted; understanding that how it is done is as important as getting it done. Install the required development packages and other build dependencies for Qt Qt is dependent on a number of tools and libraries. For Microsoft Visual Studio to create the library and compile all the demos, examples, tools and tutorials type: nmake Note: If you later need to reconfigure and rebuild Qt from the same location, ensure that all traces of the previous configuration are removed by entering the build directory and typing nmake distclean before running configure again.
Some, like a C++ compiler, are required. Documentation contributions included herein are the copyrights of their respective owners. I was barely able to hack it together myself and there are still a few details I am not 100% clear on. You will see several files there that offer the release in different archive formats. In the dialog that comes up, choose the new qmake. Conclusions I hope this tutorial has encouraged you to try building Qt on your Linux desktop. To install the Qt libraries and the tools of it there is some work to be done before.
And I also have downloaded all the extra prereqs required for Qt5. Even so this guide has been created some time ago it is still applicable for Qt4. Configure kits and projects In Qt Creator, a kit defines how to build an app for a target device. One way to help the Qt project is to build and test Alpha, Beta, and Release Candidate builds — something you can do even if you aren't a Qt developer as long as you know how to build Qt from source. You will probably need to accept the Windows dialog that requests permission to run the installer. If so, you can specify it using the -prefix command line option to configure. You can look at the source code if desired: a main.
After that the build process of Qt starts and you want to have a coffee or two. After this, configure should run for awhile, about 10 minutes. Until next time think imaginatively and design creatively My interest in computer programming started back in high school and Software Development has remained a hobby of mine ever since. Prerequisities Depending on what optional Qt modules you want to include, your prerequisites will likely be different. I enjoy the aesthetics in crafting elegant solutions to complex problems and revel in the knowledge that my code is maintainable and thus, will have longevity.
You will be warned that it cannot proceed. This will identify the options of Qt that will be enabled and create the make files needed to build it. Edit: After doing some searching around in Qt Creator, I'm not too sure if this is possible. Cross-compiling is not a problem, it works if you have the good compiler. Once complete, uncheck the two checkboxes and finish the wizard.
For a quicker way to download Qt and to get different versions other than the latest, you can instead go to. At this point it will download all the selected components. However, I think you miss an important point. Should i try to use msvc? We need to create such a config file, tailored for cross-compilation. Build Qt Instead of mingw32-make we use jom. The version of Qt Creator that ships in the repos.
Once the build is successful you are ready to move on to the installation step. This page describes the required libraries and environment for. After your initial install it is a good idea to update all the packages. If the debugger you want does not appear in the list of options, make sure that you have installed the WinDbg debugger, as mentioned in a previous step. It is recommended that you uninstall previous versions of Visual Studio and any previous Visual Studio redistributables before installing Visual Studio, or conflicts can occur during installation. How to setup Qt Creator to compile Windows executables? There are many more possibilities to do the work. A path with spaces in it or that is very long may cause problems later, so avoid doing that.