[Interest] link failure due to duplicate resources with VS2012 / Qt4.8.4

Hamish Moffatt hamish at risingsoftware.com
Thu Feb 7 03:27:35 CET 2013

On 6/02/2013 5:30 PM, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> We're building successfully with Qt 4.8.4 on VS2008 and I'm trying to
> upgrade to 2012. However any project of ours which specifies Win32
> resources is failing to link with duplicate resource errors.

It seems VS2012 is including the compiled resource file automatically if 
the ResourceCompile step is in the project. qmake adds the compiled 
resource file explicitly so it gets included twice and the link fails. 
Now to work out how to patch qmake...


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