[Interest] QtWebEngine on i.MX6 eglfs
Allan Sandfeld Jensen
kde at carewolf.com
Wed Aug 16 16:46:09 CEST 2017
On Mittwoch, 16. August 2017 11:06:26 CEST Christian Kandeler wrote:
> On Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:09:15 +0200
> Allan Sandfeld Jensen <kde at carewolf.com> wrote:
> > On Dienstag, 15. August 2017 16:14:45 CEST Thiago Macieira wrote:
> > > On Tuesday, 15 August 2017 03:18:03 PDT Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> > > > You might want to cross compile Qt or most of Qt, but have other
> > > > projects
> > > > you want to build locally.
> > > >
> > > > I for one would love such a feature for testing builds on various
> > > > build
> > > > configuration. So I can cross-build most of Qt, but ensure that we can
> > > > still build the module I am testing, on such an architecture, not just
> > > > for it.
> > >
> > > If you've done your job right, you can cross compile and that should be
> > > superior than building on a slow device.
> > But it wouldn't verify if I CAN build on a non-x86 architecture, which is
> > what I am trying to test.
> But what exactly are you testing then? Whether the native compiler works?
In my case we have a tricky translation of qmake settings to GN settings in
qtwebengine, so I am testing if everything get translated correctly, so it can
actually build. This has broken multiple times. Basically does ARM host builds
work or did we accidently make some critical arm part cross-build only.
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