[Development] Why custom installer on Mac, why not using @rpath?

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Tue Jun 18 18:26:59 CEST 2013

On terça-feira, 18 de junho de 2013 12.44.22, Adam Strzelecki wrote:
> Ad detailed at
> https://bugreports.qt-project.org/browse/QTBUG-31814#comment-206336 I don't
> see any reason that qmake and QtCore could not use paths relative to
> current executable rather than hardcoding absolute paths.

That might work for when QtCore is bundled with the executable, but it doesn't 
if QtCore is still installed system-wide and the executable (your application) 
is somewhere else completely. How will it find the plugins?

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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