[Development] Clarification on Mac 10.6 support for Qt 5.2

Olivier Goffart olivier at woboq.com
Fri Jun 7 18:50:52 CEST 2013

On Friday 07 June 2013 10:22:56 Koehne Kai wrote:

> My suggestion:
>  - Leave Qt 5.1.0 as it is right now, move on with the release process
>  - Investigate providing an additional binary installer with Qt compiled
> 10.6 (e.g. with 5.1.1) - Thoroughly document the problem for people
> compiling their own Qt

But what about the binary compatibility break?

Since libstdc++ and libc++ are not binary compatible, if one use third party 
library that uses the standard library, his application will no longer work 
unless that 3rd party library is also re-compiled against the same standard 

Is it not an important issue?


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