[Interest] Apologies on the "bloat" thread (a.k.a yes Windows is still important)

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Thu Apr 11 05:27:04 CEST 2013

On quarta-feira, 10 de abril de 2013 17.37.02, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> The alternative is to put this code inside qmake itself, so no new binary
> is  created. This has the advantage that several Qt classes are already
> bootstrapped, including the filesystem engine.

Uh... oops. Chicken-and-the-egg problem: to use the Qt classes, you need to 
have run syncqt first. Otherwise you'll get compilation errors from headers 
including other headers.

That's probably one of the reasons why syncqt stayed a script.

So, if we want this in C++, it can't use anything but the Standard Library and 

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