[blfs-dev] transmission and qt

Fernando de Oliveira famobr at yahoo.com.br
Sun Sep 8 02:29:49 PDT 2013

Em 07-09-2013 12:48, Fernando de Oliveira escreveu:
> Em 07-09-2013 12:42, Bruce Dubbs escreveu:
>> Igor Živković wrote:
>>> On 09/07/2013 05:22 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>> Igor,
>>>>      I see you added a patch for building transmission with qt4.  Are you
>>>> going to update transmission in the book?  If so, I can take it off my
>>>> todo list.
>>>> Actually, the only references to Qt5 in the book are transmission and
>>>> poppler (optional but I think it's only to create poppler library for
>>>> qt5).  I'd be in favor of archiving Qt5 and qtchooser from the book for
>>>> now until Qt5 is used in more places.  It would simplify things quite a
>>>> bit if we are going to make a BLFS 'stable release'.
>>> Actually, I wasn't going to include it in the official book but will do
>>> now. I suppose you will remove the instructions for adding -qt4 suffix
>>> to Qt binaries when you archive Qt5?
>> Yes, I would do that, but we haven't decided to remove Qt5 yet.  I was 
>> just putting that out for discussion for now.
>> I suppose that we should decide the Qt5 issue first and then work on 
>> transmission.  Archiving qt5 and fixing up qt4 would not take me long. 
>> I could have that done this afternoon if we decide that's the way to go.
>>    -- Bruce
> I did not try to tag transmission exactly for the qt5 dependency.

That was meant to say that I agree with archiving qt5. and qtchooser.


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