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

Joseph Crowell joseph.w.crowell at gmail.com
Thu Feb 7 14:18:45 CET 2013

On 02/07/2013 12:27 PM, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> 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...

How about removing the resource compile step from the project in Visual 

> Hamish
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