[Development] [Releasing] Qt 5.10 pre-built bunaries

Ville Voutilainen ville.voutilainen at gmail.com
Thu Jun 8 08:37:13 CEST 2017

On 8 June 2017 at 09:23, Lars Knoll <lars.knoll at qt.io> wrote:
>> I'd like to propose raising the minimum version for GCC to 4.8.1, which is
>> the
>> first C++11 complete version, or higher. The reason for this is actually to
>> drop GCC 4.7 and earlier, which have a few bugs with their C++11 support.
>> GCC
>> 4.7 has been the minimum since Qt 5.7.0 and is now 5 years old.
> I'm not necessarily against it, as I believe we need to move forward with
> our compilers. But I am unsure how much sense this makes as long as we're
> still supporting VC++ 2013.
> And dropping GCC 4.7 would imply dropping support for QNX 6.

I'll make the observation that we just released an LTS release that
will support QNX 6
until the next LTS comes out.

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