qbs module is implicitly loaded in every product. It contains properties of the current build environment, independent of the used programming languages and toolchains.
|configurationName||1.6||Contains the name of the current build configuration.|
|buildVariant||1.0||Contains the name of the build variant for the current build.|
|debugInformation||1.0||Specifies whether to generate debug information.|
|enableDebugCode||1.0||Specifies whether to compile debug code in the product. This is typically enabled for debug builds and disabled for release builds.|
|optimization||1.0||Specifies the general type of optimization that should be performed by all toolchains. Allowed values: |
|targetOS||1.0||Specifies the OS you want to build the project for. This is typically set in a profile. Possible values include one or more of the following: |
|architecture||1.0||Specifies the target platform's processor architecture. |
|toolchain||1.0||Specifies the attributes of the toolchain that is going to be used for this build. Typical values include: |
|sysroot||1.0||Specifies the sysroot of the target platform. This property is typically set in a profile for cross-compiling.|
|pathListSeparator||1.0||Holds the platform-specific separator for path list that is used in environment variables or other contexts.|
|nullDevice||1.4.2||Holds the platform-specific file path corresponding to the null device.|
|shellPath||1.5||Holds the platform-specific file path corresponding to the command line interpreter. On Windows this is the path to |
This section lists constant, read-only properties set by Qbs internally. These properties should not be overridden.
|hostOS||1.0||This property is set by Qbs internally and specifies the OS Qbs is running on. The possible values for this property are the values of |
|hostOSVersion||1.2||The host operating system version. Currently only defined for Windows and Apple platforms. Consists of two or three numbers separated by dots, for instance "10.9" or "6.3.9600".|
|hostOSBuildVersion||1.2||The host operating system's build version. Currently only defined for Windows and Apple platforms. On Windows, this is the 4 or 5 digit Windows build number and is equivalent to |
|hostOSVersionMajor||1.2||The host operating system major version.|
|hostOSVersionMinor||1.2||The host operating system minor version.|
|hostOSVersionParts||1.2||The host operating system version as a list. For instance, Windows 8.1 (version 6.3.9600) would correspond to a value of |
|hostOSVersionPatch||1.2||The host operating system patch level.|
|version||1.4.1||Version number of Qbs as a string, i.e. "1.4.1".|
|versionMajor||1.4.1||Major version number of Qbs.|
|versionMinor||1.4.1||Minor version number of Qbs.|
|versionPatch||1.4.1||Patch version number of Qbs.|
This section lists properties specific to the Qbs installation mechanism. See Installing Files for more information.
|install||1.0||Specifies whether to install a certain set of files. This is typically set in a |
Note: Artifacts for which this property is enabled automatically receive the file tag "installable". This is useful for writing packaging-related rules.
|installSourceBase||1.4||see below||Specifies the base directory of the local files that are going to be installed. The source base directory is omitted from the target directory path specified in |
|installDir||1.0||Specifies the installation directory for the files of a product or a |
|installPrefix||1.1||Specifies the global installation prefix. It is implicitly prepended to all values of |
|installRoot||1.4||Specifies the global installation root. It is implicitly prepended to all values of |
Note: This property is fundamentally different from
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