[Qt-creator] Dropping Qt Creator compilation with Qt 4

Ziller Eike Eike.Ziller at digia.com
Thu Jul 10 15:36:19 CEST 2014

On Jul 9, 2014, at 7:03 PM, Robert Löhning <robert.loehning at digia.com> wrote:

> Am 09.07.2014 15:47, schrieb Nikos Chantziaras:
>> On 09/07/14 14:51, Ziller Eike wrote:
>>> After a long transitioning period of 3 minor Qt 5 versions, I think
>>> that it is time to think about dropping support for compiling Qt
>>> Creator with Qt 4.
>> Obviously this needs to happen. I just want to point out that Creator
>> built against Qt 5 looks ugly. I can live with it looking alien on my
>> KDE desktop and not using native widgets. But the broken font rendering
>> when built against Qt 5 just kills it.
>> But I understand that since this is a Linux-only issue, it might not be
>> considered *that* important.
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> Hi Nikos,
> did you file a bugreport about this problem on
> https://bugreports.qt-project.org ?
> If not, please do this and attach a screenshot to it.

There are bug reports about the font rendering on Linux, e.g. https://bugreports.qt-project.org/browse/QTBUG-37749

Br, Eike

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