porting

Paul Olav Tvete

Porting guide from Qt 1.0 to 5.11

Published Thursday May 24th, 2018 | 8 Comments on Porting guide from Qt 1.0 to 5.11
Posted in C++, Dev Loop, Qt, Qt history, Tutorial, upgrading | Tags: ,

Now that Qt 5.11 is released, it is finally time to upgrade the last Qt 1.0 applications out there… No, not really. 😉 I want to take a look at how well we have kept compatibility in Qt over the years since the first official release. Qt guarantees source and binary compatibility between minor releases, […]

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Mikhail Svetkin

Qt on Microcontrollers (MCU)

Published Thursday May 3rd, 2018 | 16 Comments on Qt on Microcontrollers (MCU)
Posted in Dev Loop, Embedded | Tags: , , ,

People often ask us about if it’s possible to use Qt for software development on microcontrollers (MCU), and if Qt can run without an operating system (“bare metal”). Today we will answer these questions and show you some concrete examples. What is the point of using microcontrollers? MCUs are small computers on a single integrated circuit. They’re similar to […]

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Qt-apps.org mobile app porting contest – the winners

Published Monday June 27th, 2011 | Comments Off on Qt-apps.org mobile app porting contest – the winners
Posted in Community | Tags: ,

Qt-apps.org dedicate their efforts towards promoting and distributing free software Qt applications. As well as promoting desktop innovation and applications for environments such as KDE, the team recently created the Qtest Mobile App Port Contest, which challenged their community to port their free software Qt apps to mobile platforms. The contest resulted in some high […]

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Going back: Qtscape and the first port of Mozilla to Qt

Published Friday January 21st, 2011 | 9 Comments on Going back: Qtscape and the first port of Mozilla to Qt
Posted in Community, Qt in use | Tags: , , , ,

I recently came across an article reporting the rebirth of the Qt port for Firefox 4. When the journalist wrote about rebirth they were referring to work that some bloggers at Tech Freaks 4 You reported two years ago, but it rattled loose an old memory I had from when I first joined Trolltech (way […]

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