johnb316 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 24 05:22:08 CEST 2008
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 9:56 PM, Craig Ringer
<craig at postnewspapers.com.au> wrote:
> John Culleton wrote:
>> When 1.3.5 is updated to work with Qt4 will it no longer work with
>> Qt3? Slackware tends to be a bit slow with such updates.
> Qt3 and Qt4 are not compatible, so a program that uses Qt4 cannot work
> with Qt3.
> You can build your own Qt4 for Slackware, though. As a slackware user
> you're probably pretty used to building your own more up to date
> versions of required libraries and programs, so I don't imagine this
> will be a big deal. Qt4 is not difficult to compile and install. You
> might even want to give it a try now so you're confident that it'll all
> Craig Ringer
To add to Craig's reply, there are third-party packages of Qt4 for
Slackware 12.0 and 12.1 available at http://www.slacky.eu. The
packages from www.slacky.eu are generally well-built.
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