Qt for Android Automotive Known Issues and Limitations

Known Limitations

Qt for Android Automotive at the current stage has the following limitations:

Known issues, bugs or defects

Issue in Qt Interface Framework 6.2.5

The ifcodegen virtualenv from the installer is packaged with an old python version (3.6.8), which causes building the HVAC examples to fail.

A fix will be available in 6.2.6, but can be supplied on demand if required. Contatct Qt for more information.


We need the libffi package, explicitly libffi6, to be installed on a Linux development host environment. This remains true even if a newer version is already available in the system.

You can do this like so:

sudo apt install libffi6

CMake is the preferred project configuration format

Although in our examples qmake (.pro) project's files are available, the CMake format is preferred, as qmake ones might need manual adjustments to work correctly on some Windows-based hosts.

Please log any issues you may find via by following the instructions at Reporting.

Available under certain Qt licenses.
Find out more.