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Qt5.7 and Sailfish [answered]

asked 2017-01-31 14:51:24 +0300

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updated 2017-01-31 16:48:05 +0300

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Hello, I am creating an app for android and iOS using Qt5.7, and I was wondering if it would be possible to port it to Sailfish as well... My problem is that I use QtQuickControls2 a lot, and therefor need Qt5.7, but the SDK only gives me 5.5. Is there any way to get 5.7 on my device?

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answered 2017-01-31 15:37:16 +0300

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The next update (SailfishOS 2.1) will be based on Qt 5.6, so I do not think there will be an update to 5.7 anytime soon.

QtQuickControls are completely missing anyway as they do not provide the same type of UI SailfishOS apps are using.

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In addition to this, 5.6 is a Long Term Support release, so it makes sense to stick with this for a while until the next LTS of Qt.

pigg ( 2017-02-01 21:28:09 +0300 )edit

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