[Releasing] Still problems with Qt-5.0.0 RC1 with VS2010 on Windows7

Saether Jan-Arve Jan-Arve.Saether at digia.com
Tue Dec 11 21:45:44 CET 2012

I think we should ideally avoid to have references to documents that are Git specific in the source package.

This might create confusion to newcomers to Qt (and Git). I foresee that people with no idea what Git is will download and install it just to build the source package :)


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11.12.12 17:18 skrev Sergio Ahumada:

On 12/11/2012 05:06 PM, Mülner, Helmut wrote:
> Hii,
> there isn’t any information about this in
> qt-everywhere-opensource-src-5.0.0-rc1.zip and there is no
> requirements-win.html file in the source package.
> The README in the top directory mentions the system requirements perl,
> python and c++ compiler for C++98. It also contains a link to
> http://qt-project.org/wiki/Get_The_Source.
> I did not find anything about ruby there. A web search for ruby
> site:q-project.org/doc/qt-5.0 also did not find anything useful.
> Best regards,

Maybe that link should be updated to:


which is the one you should get from qtbase/dist/README

Sergio Ahumada
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