Qt programming

Steven Friedrich StevenFriedrich at InsightBB.com
Tue Apr 26 07:50:30 PDT 2005

Turns out, the only reason it wouldn't work is because the files and directories from the zip had write permission turned off.  Works now...

On Tue, 26 Apr 2005 10:36:45 -0400, Steven Friedrich wrote:

>Thanks, that helped a lot.

>I've downloaded the examples from C++ GUI Programming with Qt 3 at

>I followed the instructions in the README, but it doesn't build the
>Makefiles in the chapters.  I've written Makefiles, so I know the
>basics.  I'll try to crack the main Makefile to discover it's dark
>secrets.  Anybody else should feel welcome to take a crack at it as
>well.  I suspect I could just handwrite a Makefile in each chapter...

>On Tue, 26 Apr 2005 15:59:07 +0200, cpghost at cordula.ws wrote:

>>On Tue, Apr 26, 2005 at 09:34:18AM -0400, Steven Friedrich wrote:
>>> I want to learn Qt programming.  Can I do that without buying anything from TrollTech (until I'm ready to develop a commercial program) ?  Does FreeBSD have the tools, libraries, etc.?
>>Use the ports, Luke!
>>Esp.: /usr/ports/x11-toolkits/qt33
>>if it is not already installed on your system.
>>qt33 also comes with 'designer', 'moc', 'uic', ... and it installs
>>'qmake' as a dependency automatically, so you could immediately start
>>hacking right away :-) 
>>Just one hint: Add this to your .profile before trying to do anything:
>>QMAKESPEC=/usr/local/share/qt/mkspecs/freebsd-g++; export QMAKESPEC
>>QTDIR=/usr/X11R6; export QTDIR
>>> Steven Friedrich
>>Happy hacking!
>>Cordula's Web. http://www.cordula.ws/

>Steven Friedrich
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Steven Friedrich
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