[Development] Problems with QtWebKit 5.6 / Please do not remove QtWebkit from 5.6 official binaries
thiago.macieira at intel.com
Sat Mar 19 18:37:21 CET 2016
On sábado, 19 de março de 2016 13:50:54 CDT René J. V. Bertin wrote:
> Thiago Macieira wrote:
> > On sábado, 19 de março de 2016 09:58:34 PDT René J. V. Bertin wrote:
> >> Can you please post the correct way to invoke syncqt? The incantations I
> >> tried didn't change my errors :
> > mkdir .git; qmake
> Should I understand that when using the qtwebkit 5.6.0 tarball from
> community_releases :
> - it is not necessary to run syncqt (knowing there's no include directory in
> the tarball)
It should not be necessary, if the tarball were correct. The includes should
not be missing.
As a workaround, you need to run syncqt.
> - the presence of a .git directory makes a difference even when empty?
Yes. That triggers the buildsystem running syncqt for you.
> Answer: apparently syncqt been rolled into qmake, to be triggered by the
> presence of a .git directory. That's nice. We'll see if the build goes
> through now..
It's been a year or two already...
> Out of curiosity: what happens with 3rd party projects with a .git
> directory, how does qmake know when not to run syncqt?
If those projects do load(qt_module), they had better follow the Qt Project
Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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