Qt runtime failure

Ralf Habacker ralf.habacker at freenet.de
Sat Oct 2 15:45:16 CEST 2004

On Saturday 02 October 2004 03:49, Mario L wrote:
> Well i need a build that has mysql support.  From my understanding, I
> can't get mysql support from any build except the cygwin with a
> configure.  When I tried to do a configure from mingw, it didnt
> understand the flag -qt-sql-mysql
recent configure.exe in QT3_WIN32_3_3_BRANCH support sql driver. Out of the 
box is currently odbc available. mysql require a mysql client lib on windows. 
I don't know if such library is available yet. Another possibility may be 
using the mysql odbc driver for example from 

BTW: I have cc'ed this answer to the list, because this is an issue, which is  
interesting for others. 


> On Sat, 2 Oct 2004 03:03:18 +0200, Ralf Habacker
> <ralf.habacker at freenet.de> wrote:
> > On Friday 01 October 2004 23:20, Mario L wrote:
> > > I do have the latest CVS, and have bin running into this exact same
> > > issue when trying to run designer and several other QT apss.  To
> > > double check my source, i opened up that config file and made sure
> > > that change was there.  It was aleady there, and I am still having
> > > this issue.
> >
> > In the meantime I'm coming to the conclusion, that this is a bug in the
> > linker (I have recognized some ld-related problems in the binutils
> > mailing list) and I have not working solution yet. It may help to use an
> > older ld for example from http://kde-cygwin.sf.net/snapshots.
> > If this helps please let me know.
> >
> > BTW: Why are you using the slow cygwin port, when you can get a must
> > faster qt using borland or mingw or msvc toolchain ?
> >
> > regards
> > Ralf

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