[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/3] qt{4, 5}: add an explicit choice to express Buildroot does not support their coexistence

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Sun Jul 7 19:23:35 UTC 2013

Dear Samuel Martin,

On Sun, 7 Jul 2013 21:08:25 +0200, Samuel Martin wrote:

> I forgot to mention that using an explicit choice allow to get rid of
> the dependency between the
> Qt4 and Qt5 packages.
> So, for packages supporting both Qt4 and Qt5 (like OpenCV), it makes
> possible to handle the
> right dependency with no circular/recursive dependency in the Config.in files.

Can you give more details about this circular/recursive dependency

I'm not too enthusiastic about your PATCH 1/3, so I'd like to be sure
to completely understand what the problem is, and look at the different
possible solutions.


Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
Kernel, drivers, real-time and embedded Linux
development, consulting, training and support.

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