qt5 rebuild

Elan Ruusamäe glen at pld-linux.org
Thu Jun 11 23:46:55 CEST 2015

On 11.06.2015 21:58, Jakub Bogusz wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 05:46:25PM +0300, Elan Ruusamäe wrote:
>> >qt5 rebuild has been very painful, because most of the packages need to
>> >be rebuilt twice
>> >
>> >because they have:
>> >%{?with_qch:BuildRequires:  qt5-assistant >= 5.2}
>> >%{?with_qm:BuildRequires:   qt5-linguist >= 5.2}
>> >
>> >and getting qt5-assistant or linguist it's needed to build:
>> >qtbase, qtlocation, qtsensors, qtwebkit all with bootstrap because they
>> >depend on webkit, etc
> You don't have to bootstrap qt5 from scratch everytime.
> You can use assistant and linguist from older qt5 release.

if you look the attempts to build qt5 in queue.html, you see that 
current deps are %{version} based.
i did not set them, so i did not try to remove them.

what makes it more harder (to rebuild) is that qtwebkit requires other 
qt* also from %{version}, not just 5.x


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