[Slackbuilds-users] Slackbuild for QT3 only app

R. Andrew Bailey bailey at akamai.com
Fri Jun 4 11:56:35 UTC 2010

On 03/06/10 16:42 -0600, Slacker build user wrote:
>I am finally getting my few packages updated to 13.1, and adding a new one I hope.
>I am building Bouml from http://bouml.free.fr/ which requires Qt3. It 
>builds fine against Eric's kde3 compat Qt3 package on both 32 and 64 
>(not multi-lib) boxes. But I have two questions:
>1. I have to pass a properly set QTDIR variable so it can find the 
>Qt3 libs. Is there a preferred method of testing and exiting if this 
>is not set? Or should it be hard-wired into the build script?
>2. The make files all use qmake and have the var QMAKE=qmake hard 
>wired into them in multiple places - which tries to use Qt4's qmake. 
>It cannot use an environment var to override the path to qmake. For 
>my own builds I have added a symlink /usr/local/bin/qmake => 
>/opt/kde3/bin/qmake which I remove when done.
>Any suggestions for a more elegant way to direct it to Qt3 qmake? 
>Patch the make files? Alias? Temporary symlink?

The "valkyrie" package does the same thing, I'd take a peek at it.


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