Proposed changes to FindQt4.cmake

Bill Hoffman hoffman.mlist at
Thu Mar 8 15:50:32 CET 2007

Caleb Tennis wrote:
>>> The only dilemma I'm having is that for the stock Qt 4.2.2 .dmg
>>> framework, QtUiTools gets installed as a normal library in /usr/lib
>>> even though the rest are frameworks.  This isn't a big deal, except
>>> that FindQt4 uses NO_DEFAULT_PATH when looking, so it doesn't see it
>>> there.
> As an aside to this, it seems that QtUiTools is built statically on Linux as well. 
> It's just that it's installed into the same directory as the shared libraries vs. on
> OS X where it wouldn't make sense (I suppose) to put it in /Library/Frameworks.
> I'm not sure why it's forced as a static library; it could be out of necessity or
> perhaps it's an oversight by Trolltech.  Presumably since the new QtScript library
> relies on it in 4.3, it too will be built statically.
> Caleb
There is a fix for this problem on the Mac in the cmake bug tracker:


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