[Qt-creator] Building Qt Creator and QBS separately

Christian Kandeler christian.kandeler at qt.io
Tue May 3 15:45:42 CEST 2016

On 05/03/2016 02:58 AM, Andrzej Telszewski wrote:
>  > (Note: Qt Creator hardcodes "lib" when looking for plugins, so you
>  > cannot set QBS_LIBRARY_DIRNAME to anything else.)
>  >
> You're correct on that one. I traced down where the "lib" is hardcoded
> and wrote a small patch to deal with that.
> Now the warning does not appear anymore.

Well, technically the patch is not correct, as it is not guaranteed that 
Creator and qbs use the same library base name. But then again, it is 
not *less* correct than hardcoding "lib" either, and seems ok as a 
practical choice.


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