[Development] New qt5.6 beta snapshot available

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Tue Nov 17 04:45:30 CET 2015

On Tuesday 17 November 2015 10:38:53 Tim Blechmann wrote:
> > These aren't yet final beta packages but please test these & report all
> > new blocker immediately
> no new blockers, but i still need to apply these two patches to be able
> to compile 5.6-beta on osx:
> https://codereview.qt-project.org/#/c/139577/
> https://codereview.qt-project.org/#/c/139981/
> both issues are compile failures for statically linked qt, though for
> some reasons gerrit cannot integrate them.

Neither is a showstopper for the release and the first doesn't cause a build 
error for regular people (no -developer-build).

> btw, would it be possible to configure gerrit to build statically linked
> qt and possibly also namespaced qt before integrating a patch? in the
> past it happened quite often that those two configuration options did
> not compile ... though this is all something which could easily be
> verified automatically ...

Namespace builds are tested. I don't think static builds are.

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

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