[Development] Heads-up: QDir::mkpath in 5.1 RC is broken on Windows

Bob Babcock wssddc at wssddc.com
Tue Jun 25 07:23:21 CEST 2013

Koehne Kai <Kai.Koehne at digia.com> wrote in
news:5B2736A3C8B75B4BB66BC58DC5E889B08C45BE at IT-EXMB01-HKI.it.local: 

> Just managed to track down a couple of seemingly independent issues
> with the 5.1 RC. It turns out that QDir::mkpath is broken if the
> directory to create isn't on the same drive as the current working
> directory: 

I see qmake failing if the build directory (on a different drive) does not 
exist.  Sure sounds like the mkpath bug could explain this behavior, but I 
thought I should mention it in case something else is wrong.

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