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.
General Installation Information
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:
OpenSSL (Version 1.0.0 or Later)
From Qt version 5.2 onwards, the officially supported version for OpenSSL is 1.0.0 or later. Versions >= 0.9.7 and < 1.0.0 might work, but are not guaranteed to.
More information about enabling SSL support can be found in the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Classes document.
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