Building Qt Sources
There are two ways to install Qt:
- through the Qt Installers - downloads and installs Qt
- through the Qt sources.
This page lists the relevant information for installing Qt by building the Qt sources. The installation procedure is different on each Qt platform. This page collects the relevant information for the supported platforms.
Building Qt revolves around using
configure to configure Qt for a particular platform with a particular set of Qt features or modules. For more information, visit the following page:
- Qt for UWP - Building from Source
The top-level qt5 Git repository contains a set of build instructions in the form of provisioning scripts, used by Qt's continuous integration (CI) system to build and test the supported Reference Configurations. These scripts are useful for anyone building Qt from source, as they provide information on the tools and components that are required for each configuration.
© 2020 The Qt Company Ltd. Documentation contributions included herein are the copyrights of their respective owners. The documentation provided herein is licensed under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License version 1.3 as published by the Free Software Foundation. Qt and respective logos are trademarks of The Qt Company Ltd. in Finland and/or other countries worldwide. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.