[Development] Supported compilers for Qt 6

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Mon Aug 12 22:13:00 CEST 2019

On Monday, 12 August 2019 13:03:47 PDT Mutz, Marc via Development wrote:
> The milestone is std::byte, which which we could put QByteArray on a
> sound basis. And char8_t, which would make QUtf8String(View) fly.

QByteArray, due to its dual string / byte array nature, will continue to 
operate on char. After all, char *is* a byte. We should add the unsigned char 
variants too, though.

As for char8_t, it's C++20. We're not going to enforce compiling Qt with 

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel System Software Products

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