[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Porting Qt to Maemo

From: Shawn Gordon shawn at thekompany.com
Date: Thu Feb 8 01:23:27 EET 2007
oh man, you're opening a can of worms with this one.  I really wish 
Nokia had used Qt because we have a big library of apps for 
Qt/Embedded (or whatever it is called now), it just seems like Maemo 
is never quite done.

At 02:51 PM 2/7/2007, Andrea Grandi wrote:
>today I did a little test with Qt and Maemo 2.2 SDK. I recompiled Qt
>4.2.2 into the Scratchbox with maemo 2.2 installed and I was able to
>run a little Qt-HelloWorld inside the "emulator".
>I wonder if it would be possible to realize a real port of Qt into
>Maemo and make it run on Nokia 770/800.
>In my opinion this could be possible.
>We should strip out parts that are not necessary, for example:
>examples, documentation, headers and possibly other stuff like opengl,
>variuos db drivers ecc.... we should try to reduce the size the most
>we can.
>Once this is done, we could also write application using Qt/C++ and
>not only GTK/C.
>What do you think about this? Anyone is interested in this project and
>want to help me?
>Best regards,
>Andrea Grandi
>email: a.grandi at gmail.com
>website: http://www.ptlug.org
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>maemo-developers at maemo.org


Shawn Gordon

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