[Development] qmake bug 17533

Bo Thorsen bo at vikingsoft.eu
Mon Feb 9 14:19:05 CET 2015

On 02/09/2015 02:07 PM, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 09, 2015 at 01:34:55PM +0100, Bo Thorsen wrote:
>> I have been working on trying to fix
>> https://bugreports.qt.io/browse/QTBUG-17533.
>> The fix itself is really simple: [...]
> riiiiiight ...

Well, it is. But it showed other problems... :)

>> So before I spend a lot of quality time with my debugger, trying to
>> fix the new problem. The question I have right now is if it makes
>> sense to write a more detailed and precise parser of C/C++ strings in
>> the dependency generator.
> it may be that i replace that code wholesale in the next weeks. code
> already exists (since five years ...), but it wasn't developed in a very
> cooperative way, and nobody bothered upstreaming it into qmake so far.

Ok, so how do you want me to proceed with this? I have decided to spend 
time on qmake. But if you replace the code, it's wasted effort.

If you have a branch with your improvements, I can work with you on that 
branch instead.

Bo Thorsen,
Director, Viking Software.

Viking Software
Qt and C++ developers for hire

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