[Qt-creator] Plans to support WSL development

Maurice Kalinowski Maurice.Kalinowski at qt.io
Mon Jan 17 06:43:58 CET 2022

> >
> > I am currently using VSCode for this setup but would love to be able
> > to use Qt Creator instead.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Carel
> Hi, since WSL has problems running any Qt program:
> https://github.com/microsoft/WSL/issues/3023 also see
> https://forum.qt.io/topic/132610/qtcreator-6-0-can-t-start/53
> I think prio #1 should be getting libQt6Core.so.6 working in WSL.
> (Old post so it's about Qt5, but it applies equally well to Qt6. Note:
> online installing Qt 5.15.2 runs fine on WSL, but for example WSL Ubuntu
> 20.04 distro's Qt (5.9.x I think) does not)

This is also a WSL-1 problem, which has been resolved in WSL-2 and has always been a WSL issue as also other libraries suffered from this bug.


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