[KDE/Mac] Multiplatform frameworks

Ian Wadham iandw.au at gmail.com
Sun Mar 1 03:34:21 GMT 2015

Hello Ralf,

On 28/02/2015, at 7:32 PM, Ralf Habacker wrote:
> Am 28.02.2015 um 08:12 schrieb Ian Wadham:
>> But I do not know how or when this could be done.  Clearly, we cannot hard-wire that into
>> the QSP code, because there are other apps that use Qt but do not come from the KDE
>> Community.  It would be easy enough to put it into ECM modules when building KF5 or
>> Frameworks software, but then how would that info be given to QSP within *every* KF5
>> executable, GUI or not-GUI, before the first call to QSP?

> Qt has a concept of overriding hard coded paths built in qt by using a
> file named qt.conf, see http://doc.qt.io/qt-5/qt-conf.html. It just
> lacks support for QStandardPaths to be usable for KF5.

Thanks, Ralf, a useful suggestion and something to be kept in mind
for other things we may need to patch in Qt 5 on Apple OS X.

Cheers, Ian W.

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