[Interest] Qt on windows?

Jason H jhihn at gmx.com
Wed Nov 6 21:01:33 CET 2019

> Sent: Wednesday, November 06, 2019 at 12:15 PM
> From: "Thiago Macieira" <thiago.macieira at intel.com>
> To: interest at qt-project.org
> Subject: Re: [Interest] Qt on windows?
> On Wednesday, 6 November 2019 09:22:51 PST Jason H wrote:
> > I had a cohort of mine download an install Qt 5.12.5 for Windows (He's hot a
> > Surface). Qt installed ok, we configured the project for mingw64, but the
> > qmake step errors with mode error like it was expecting -project or
> > -makefile, but never got it. I doctored some paths and it attempted to
> > compile at the command line, but failed at linking "WinMain" (a function
> > the linker was looking for)
> >
> > It's been ages since I've used windows, or Qt on windows.
> >
> > How is this supposed to work?
> qmake
> make

LOL, well yeah. I was assuming someone would say you need to do "x,y,z", in which case I would face palm. But it seems that Qt 5.12.5 as installed by the online installer on windows is broken.
Can someone take a look?

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