[Development] OSX private headers installation broken in 5.x.y

Stephen Kelly stephen.kelly at kdab.com
Mon Jun 10 14:07:47 CEST 2013

On Monday, June 10, 2013 11:46:24 Sune Vuorela wrote:
> On 2013-06-10, Stephen Kelly <stephen.kelly at kdab.com> wrote:
> > Not only do the paths to the private headers not exist where expected,
> > they do not exist at all. The Qt installation on Mac, when using the
> > default config option -frameworks, does not install the private headers.
> > Apparently it's a known issue, but is not scheduled to be solved.
> > 
> > So, the error reported by CMake is correct. The installation of Qt is
> > broken.
> I'm not sure the lack of private headers should be considered 'broken'.
> The entire concept of 'private public headers' is, on the other hand,
> quite a issue and should be avoided as much as possible.

That's separate. 

The result is different to the intent on one platform/configuration. 

That's the brokenness.


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