[Slackbuilds-users] qt5 fails to build on 14.2 stable 64bit

D Woodfall dave at slackbuilds.org
Fri Jun 26 09:49:23 UTC 2020

On 25/06/20 14:47,
Luveh Keraph <1.41421 at gmail.com> put forth the proposition:
> I always wonder why a GUI toolkit should take one order of magnitude more
> to build than the whole of the Linux kernel, with all its bells and
> whistles.

Mostly because qtwebengine contains 3rd party chromium source code.
When you build qt5, you're also building a large chunk of chromium
web browser.

Try building it without webengine and see the difference.

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