[Interest] Statically linking an open-source application with Qt?

Vik k digitloft at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 17:27:52 CEST 2016

Hey Nuno,

I've found this link:
They say that I need to provide object files so user can relink the
application and it should be fine, in my case I provide the whole source,
so shouldn't it be totally fine?


On Tue, Jul 26, 2016 at 5:25 PM, Nuno Santos <nunosantos at imaginando.pt>

> To compile and deploy a statically linked Qt you need a comercial license.
> Nuno
> > On 26 Jul 2016, at 16:15, Vik k <digitloft at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Hey, I wrote an open source application using Qt and now I want to
> statically link it to the Qt library. My question is, is it legal to do so?
> >
> > On the website I am going to provide several download links to
> precompiled versions of my app for Windows, Mac and Linux and a link to the
> GitHub repository containing the source code of the application.
> >
> > My application will have no about section tho (as a matter of fact it
> does not have a menubar at all), is it also okay to write that I used Qt on
> the website & in the GitHub repo?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Vik.
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