[QBS] Does qbs plan to support cross-compiling?

Joerg Bornemann joerg.bornemann at nokia.com
Mon Sep 10 12:33:24 CEST 2012

On 10/09/2012 08:39, ext Ruslan Nigmatullin wrote:

> What is canonical way to determine for what system we are building? i.e. both Maemo5 and MeeGo Harmattan are the same targetOS == "Linux", but I want to enable different set of features on them. Should I check toolchain or what?
> It's impossible to introduce new targetOS name as Maemo5/MeeGo/Tizen/etc are still Linux and I want all checks for it to work.

I think that qbs.targetOS should be "linux" only for desktop Linux and 
Maemo5/MeeGo/Tizen must get other names. There must be something like a 
platform capabilities like the unix scope in qmake, which is what you 
need, if I understood you correctly.


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