[Development] Let's please drop MSVC 2013 for 5.10

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Fri Jun 23 17:52:20 CEST 2017

On Friday, 23 June 2017 04:43:02 PDT Alex Blasche wrote:
> Him
> I'd like to update and conclude this discussion.
> After crunching the numbers, we have a 30% download ratio for MSVC2013
> (compared to total Win downloads including 5.9.0). That's a very
> significant amount. Theerfore we cannot drop MSVC2013. At the same time the
> confirmation was given that 5.11 will no longer support MSVC2013. Once dev
> has been branched off for Qt 5.10 development, feel free to make use of
> this decision in the new (5.11) dev branch.

Thanks for the numbers, Alex. It's still too high a use for us to drop it.

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

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