[Development] The sorry state of the Qt6 cross compile experience

Mathias Hasselmann mathias at taschenorakel.de
Thu Feb 25 11:07:17 CET 2021

Am 23.02.2021 um 13:27 schrieb Marius Kittler:
> The multi-ABI build never worked well for me with Qt 5. While it is 
> nice that
> Qt's build system offers this feature it doesn't help with the fact that other
> dependencies of my project don't support that. Hence it is still easier to
> install each architecture within its own prefix which unfortunately was broken
> by the multi-ABI build. Hence I don't miss that feature at all.

Actually I use Android multi-ABI with CMake and it just works. With 
Android's stock toolchain file and hand written packing rules, as Qt 
just wasn't there when I switched to CMake. Well, and its Qt5... But why 
shouldn't work for CMake and Qt6, what's already working with Qt5?


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