[blfs-dev] transmission

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sat Aug 10 15:09:48 PDT 2013

Armin K. wrote:
> On 08/10/2013 11:49 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Armin K. wrote:
>>> On 08/10/2013 11:07 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>> Armin K. wrote:
>>>>> I was going to add Qt5 to the book, but QtWebKit build failed because of
>>>>> Bison 3.0. Since I dislike using /opt for anything installed using
>>>>> tested instructions, I'll just install binaries to /usr/lib/qt5/bin (for
>>>>> qt4 we have /usr/lib/qt4/bin) and symlink the files to /usr/bin with
>>>>> -qt5 suffix. Then, I'm going to add qtchooser, a package which contains
>>>>> all the qt apps, but they can be changed using simple config file to
>>>>> invoke -qt4 or -qt5 versions (precisely, to invoke executables from
>>>>> /usr/lib/qt4/bin or /usr/lib/qt5/bin).
>>>> The system I'm testing with right now has bison-2.7.12, so that's one
>>>> thing I didn't see.  Did you find a fix?
>>> No, not yet.
>> I found https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/qt5-doc/ whcih says -skip
>> webkit avoids the bison problem.  That may be a workaround for now.

> I've filled upstream bug report. The trick is, it fails at building
> ANGLE component, which qtcore also has. But qtcore build succeeds fine
> (I've diffed the file where it fails and they were different, but I
> couldn't just copy one over another - build failed even with more erorrs).

This looks like the fix from 4 days ago.


   -- Bruce

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