For those not familiar with Qt, it is a cross-platform development framework that is used in a wide range of products, including cars ( Tesla), digital signs ( Screenly), and airplanes ( Lufthansa). Needless to say, Qt is very powerful. One thing you cannot say about the Qt framework, however, is that it is easy to compile — at least for embedded devices. The countless blog posts, forum threads, and Stack Overflow posts on the topic reveal that compiling Qt is a common headache.

As long-term Qt users, we have had our fair share of battles with it at Screenly…

Viktor Petersson

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