[Interest] [Android] Qt machine unique id

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Thu Oct 11 21:01:07 CEST 2018

On Thursday, 11 October 2018 11:26:54 PDT Thiago Macieira wrote:
> But it's somehow broken:
> $ tests/manual/qsysinfo/qsysinfo | grep Unique
> QSysInfo::machineUniqueId() =
> QSysInfo::bootUniqueId() =

As far as I can tell, this is not our fault. This Python script[1] also fails 
to get *any* sysctl. The sysctlbyname() function is returning -1 in the Python 
test but errno remains 0. Debugging the Qt code shows it returns 0 but does 
not fill in the data.

Please complain to Apple.

[1] https://gist.github.com/pudquick/581a71425439f2cf8f09

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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