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Allan Sandfeld Jensen

Testing Qt on Emulated Architectures Using QEMU User Mode

Published Friday November 9th, 2018 | Comments Off on Testing Qt on Emulated Architectures Using QEMU User Mode
Posted in Compilers, Debugging, Dev Loop, Embedded | Tags: , ,

Have you ever wanted to test if your application works on ARM, but don’t want to make an image and launch a real device, or wanted to test an architecture you don’t even have hardware for? I have been following a set of instructions I have gathered from various online sources, and have been teaching others […]

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Ekkehard Gentz [Independent Software Architect, Consultant]

Sharing Files on Android or iOS from or with your Qt App – Part 4

Published Tuesday November 6th, 2018 | Comments Off on Sharing Files on Android or iOS from or with your Qt App – Part 4
Posted in Dev Loop, Mobile

Welcome to Part 4 of my Blog series about Sharing Files to and from mobile Qt Apps. Part 1  was about sharing Files or Content from your Qt App with native Android or iOS Apps, Part 2 explained how to share Files with your Qt App from other native Android Apps, Part 3 covered sharing Files with your Qt App from other […]

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Tuukka Turunen

Deprecation of Qbs

Published Monday October 29th, 2018 | 200 Comments on Deprecation of Qbs
Posted in Build system, Dev Loop

The Qt Company has been supporting three different build systems for Qt programs. For Qt users, qmake is currently the most widely used build system. CMake is a clear second and growing in popularity. The third place is Qbs, with significantly smaller adoption. When asked about their preferences, most of our customers said they plan […]

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Jani Heikkinen

Qt 5.9.7 Released

Published Tuesday October 23rd, 2018 | 3 Comments on Qt 5.9.7 Released
Posted in Biz Circuit & Dev Loop, Dev Loop, Qt, Releases

Qt 5.9.7 is released today. As a patch release Qt 5.9.7 does not add any new functionality, but provides important bug fixes and other improvements. Compared to Qt 5.9.6, the new Qt 5.9.7 contains almost 60 bug fixes. In total there are around 180 changes in Qt 5.9.7 compared to Qt 5.9.6. For details of the most important changes, […]

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Eike Ziller

Qt Creator 4.8 Beta released

Published Thursday October 11th, 2018 | 30 Comments on Qt Creator 4.8 Beta released
Posted in Dev Loop, Qt, QtCreator, Releases

We are happy to announce the release of Qt Creator 4.8 Beta! Generic Programming Language Support In Qt Creator 4.8 we’ll introduce experimental support for the language server protocol. For many programming languages there is a “language server” available, which provides IDEs with a whole lot of information about the code, as long as they support […]

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Eskil Abrahamsen Blomfeldt

Introducing the Distance Field Generator

Published Wednesday October 10th, 2018 | 18 Comments on Introducing the Distance Field Generator
Posted in Dev Loop, Graphics, OpenGL, Performance, Qt Quick 2, Text and font handling

At least from the perspective of rendering, text is often the most complex part of a traditional two-dimensional user interface. In such an interface, the two main components are rectangular images and text. The rectangular images are often quite static, and can be represented by two triangles and four indexes into a texture atlas that […]

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Miguel Costa

QML Debugging in Visual Studio

Published Monday October 8th, 2018 | 8 Comments on QML Debugging in Visual Studio
Posted in Dev Loop, integration, Labs, Qt, Visual Studio, Windows

The next release of the Qt Visual Studio Tools, v2.3.0, will allow debugging of QML applications in Visual Studio. It will be possible to set breakpoints in QML files and step through the execution of QML code. While in break mode, it will be possible to watch variables and change their values, as well as […]

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Tuukka Turunen

Qt 5.11.2 Released

Published Thursday September 20th, 2018 | 6 Comments on Qt 5.11.2 Released
Posted in Dev Loop, Qt, Releases

Qt 5.11.2 is released today. As a patch release it does not add any new functionality, but provides important bug fixes, security updates and other improvements. Compared to Qt 5.11.1, the Qt 5.11.2 release provides fixes for more than 250 bugs and it contains around 800 changes in total. For details of the most important changes, please check the […]

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Mats Honkamaa

Qt 3D Studio 2.1 Beta 1 released

Published Monday September 10th, 2018 | 4 Comments on Qt 3D Studio 2.1 Beta 1 released
Posted in Dev Loop, Qt 3D, Qt 3D Studio

We are happy to announce the release of Qt 3D Studio 2.1 Beta 1. It is available via the online installer. Here’s a quick summary of the new features and functions in 2.1. For detailed information about the Qt 3D Studio, visit the online documentation page. Data Input For data inputs, we are introducing a new […]

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Richard Moe Gustavsen

TableView

Published Wednesday August 29th, 2018 | 35 Comments on TableView
Posted in Dev Loop, Itemviews, Qt Quick 2, Qt Quick Controls

I’m happy to announce that in Qt 5.12, a new TableView item will be available in the QtQuick module. TableView is similar to the existing ListView, but with additional support for showing multiple columns. Like with ListView, you can assign data models of any kind to TableView, like ListModels or plain Javascript arrays. But to […]

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