[Interest] [QTBUG-27554] New Qt 4.8.3 bug: invalid QtCore.vcxproj, MSVC10 error MSB3073

Joerg Bornemann joerg.bornemann at digia.com
Wed Oct 17 11:25:27 CEST 2012

On 17/10/2012 10:22, Niels Dekker (Qt-interest) wrote:

> Last weekend I reported an issue that is introduced with Qt 4.8.3:
> [QTBUG-27554], "Invalid TargetExt in QtCore.vcxproj and other vcxproj
> files created by configure.exe (Visual Studio 2010 error MSB3073)".
> Although the issue has already been assigned to the right person (Jörg
> Bornemann), its priority is still "Not Evaluated".

You've reported this on saturday and you're already complaining on 
wednesday. That's not exactly patient. Everyone here has a huge backlog 
and the stream of incoming bug reports never runs dry. So please bear 
with us mere human beings.

> This is a major issue
> to us, because we use the Qt vcxproj files generated by configure.exe to
> build the Qt library for our application. If you also think this is an
> important issue, please vote at
> https://bugreports.qt-project.org/browse/QTBUG-27554

You can work-around this issue by using nmake or jom to build Qt instead 
of using the vcxproj files.

Best Regards,


Joerg Bornemann
Senior Software Engineer - Digia, Qt

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