[Development] Creating an offline installer

Sergio Ahumada sergio.ahumada at digia.com
Tue Jul 16 15:21:42 CEST 2013

On 07/16/2013 03:06 PM, Yves Bailly wrote:
> Le 16/07/2013 10:50, Sergio Ahumada a écrit :
>> On 07/16/2013 09:39 AM, Yves Bailly wrote:
>>> [...]
>>> TypeError: __init__() takes exactly 10 arguments (9 given)
>> Hi,
>> You could try this patch https://codereview.qt-project.org/61092
>> Also, I'd say the README file is pretty out-of-date, so if you find
>> errors you could maybe provide some fixes in Gerrit.
> Thanks for your input... now I'm experiencing troubles when it tries to
> "git clone" the installer framework, firewall problem...
> If the README is out-of-date, I would loooove for a step-by-step tutorial :-)
> I'm just trying something pretty basic, just provide an installer for
> Qt's binaries, with the needed path patching - because compiled Qt is not
> relocatable, did someone already said it's a real pain? ;-)
> Having hard-coded paths in Qt's binaries is a REAL pain. Just in case nobody
> already said it.
> Thanks anyway, hours after hours I'm getting closer...


There is an attempt to create a python script to handle all the needed 
steps at https://codereview.qt-project.org/54538

You could also try http://qt-project.org/wiki/Building-Qt-Package

Both are pretty much work in progress though.

Sergio Ahumada
Release Engineer - Digia, Qt

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