Open a build shell (on Windows open an MSVC command prompt, on other platforms you can usually open the default shell):
qbs setup-toolchains --detect
The tool chain detector automatically sets up a profile for each detected tool chain. You can list the existing profiles by running:
qbs config --list profiles
Now you should be ready to build your first project with Qbs. Go into qbs/tests/manual/hello and type:
qbs profile:<profile name>
If you want to build projects that use Qt, additional steps are necessary. Please refer to Managing Qt Versions for more information.
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