[Buildroot] [PATCH] qt: Allow enabling of QtWebKit with GCC 6+

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Tue Sep 19 16:41:33 UTC 2017


On Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:14:44 +0300, Evgeniy Didin wrote:
> Building Qt with QtWebKit on configuration step there is
> a check which disables QtWebKit build with GCC 6+.
> Back in the day nobody thought about building Qt with GCC
> version greater than 5.x. And now with modern GCCs like
> 6.x and 7.x this assumption gets in the way.
> Given in Buildroot today we don't have GCC older than 4.9 
> it should be safe to remove now meaningless check completely.
> Signed-off-by: Evgeniy Didin <didin at synopsys.com>
> Cc: Alexey Brodkin <abrodkin at synopsys.com>
> Cc: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> 
> ---
>  configure | 14 --------------
>  1 file changed, 14 deletions(-)

I am not sure what you expect us to do with this patch: indeed it is
not a Buildroot patch as Buildroot does not have a configure script.

Perhaps you wanted instead to do a patch that adds a patch in
package/qt/ instead ?

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering

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