[kde-freebsd] Qt5 on FreeBSD 5.3 upgrade: please add ports/UPDATING entries

Matthias Andree mandree at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 12 20:14:13 UTC 2014

Am 12.11.2014 um 13:21 schrieb Raphael Kubo da Costa:
> Matthias Andree <mandree at FreeBSD.org> writes:
>> 1. pkg delete -f qt5-qmldevtools
>>    is required before qt5-qml can be installed.
> I've thought about it, but wondered if it would make sense in addition
> to specifying what happened in MOVED. I even asked in the ports mailing
> list [1] but got no reply, so I went ahead this way and trusted each
> tool would do its job.
> https://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-ports/2014-October/096074.html

Dear Raphael,

sorry but that post did not catch my eye.  So now there is the feedback

>> 2. qt5-quick does not build if some 5.2.1 ports are left, I suppose (but
>> did not check) this is due to qt5-quick build preferring /usr/local
>> libraries over the locally built ones when linking.
>> I get errors like these /usr/local/lib/libQt5Quick.so.5: undefined
>> reference to `QQmlCustomParser::error(QQmlCustomParserNode const&,
>> QString const&)' while building qt5-quick.
> I've finally fixed this in r372491 -- in this case I didn't want to
> write an UPDATING entry on purpose because I consciously want all Qt
> ports to be updateable without any additional steps required.

Makes sense, and I do appreciate that goal.  I can't currently help with
testing for lack of an old package/checkout though.  Were you able to
confirm this works?

Thanks again.

Best regards,

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