[Interest] Qt5 builds, gcc (4.9) vs. clang (3.5)

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Sat Jan 10 19:58:14 CET 2015

On Saturday 10 January 2015 13:34:54 René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> Hello,
> I came across an older article,
> http://blog.qt.digia.com/blog/2010/10/29/compiling-qt-with-clang/ that
> describes how to build Qt5 with clang, and also does some comparisons of
> the build times, binary sizes and runtime performance. That's over 4 years
> ago, both gcc and (esp.) clang have evolved since then and I see that the
> linux-clang mkspec has even been graduated outside the 'unsupported'
> category.
> Are there similar comparisons available that describe the current state of
> things, preferably for Qt5.3+, clang 3.4+ and gcc 4.8+?

"it compiles" is the only thing I can report.
Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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