Incomplete instructions for compiling QT3-win32

Ralf Habacker ralf.habacker at
Thu Jan 13 09:17:11 CET 2005

On Thursday 13 January 2005 00:10, Tony Cappellini wrote:
> Hello
> I've just tried following these instructions, for compiling under MSVC 6.0
> By default I had installed the sources in a path which
> includes
> spaces in the path.
> When I tried running configure.bat, the following error message was
> displayed
> Makefile.win32-msvc(217) : fatal error U1087: cannot have : and ::
> dependents for same target
> When I had moved my source tree to a path which does NOT contain any
> spaces (ie C:\qt-3), the project compiled fine.
> It would be helpfull for others who follow to know about this problem with
> the MSVC compiler.
> If you could post this information to the above url, or give me the email
> address of the appropriate people, I will notify them.

Thank you for pointing this out. I have updated the related page. 


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