[Qt-creator] Broken Qt Versions and Kits after removing some Qt Versions

Jochen Becher jochen_becher at gmx.de
Sat Jun 25 23:34:03 CEST 2016

I will do.

Why not enabling the "Remove" button if qmake was not found? A user
could remove a Qt Version with other tools than the maintenance tool
(e.g. simply deleting the folder containing a certain version).

Regards, Jochen

Am Samstag, den 25.06.2016, 23:12 +0200 schrieb Tobias Hunger:
> Hi Jochen,
> Am 25.06.2016 22:55 schrieb "Jochen Becher" <jochen_becher at gmx.de>:
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > I used the maintenance tool to remove some Qt Versions (5.4, 5.5).
> The
> > Build & Run options in Qt Creator (4.0.2) still shows these auto-
> > detected Qt Versions and Kits with error markers. It says correctly
> > that qmake does not exist or is not an executable. Why aren't those
> Qt
> > Versions and Kits not deleted automatically? How can I delete it
> > (deleting all my settings is not an option because I have quite a
> > number of special settings in keyboard shortcuts, external tools,
> 20+
> > session etc)?
> >
> > I believe that worked in the past (few QtCreator versions ago)
> because
> > it is not the first time I delete outdated Qt Versions.
> The maintenance tool should deregister Qt versions it removes with Qt
> Creator. If it did not, then that is a bug in the installer.
> To get rid of these, you will need to edit the qtversions.xml file
> found beneath the share folder of you Qt Creator installation.
> Best regards,
> Tobias

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