Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 19th Dec 2012 18:52 UTC
Qt Digia, Qt's new owner, has announced the release of version 5 of the framework. "Key benefits of Qt 5 include: graphics quality; performance on constrained hardware; cross-platform portability; support for C++11; HTML5 support with QtWebKit 2; a vastly improved QML engine with new APIs; ease of use and compatibility with Qt 4 versions."
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compatibility with Qt 4 versions.
by gass on Wed 19th Dec 2012 21:24 UTC
gass
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2006-11-29

" compatibility with Qt 4 versions." ... Are any gtk developers reading this?

One thing to evaluate when choosing the correct toolkit is a toolkit that presents shome innovation BUT that don't make me rewritte my apps from time to time. Mostly industrial applications.

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Hiev Member since:
2005-09-27

" compatibility with Qt 4 versions." ... Are any gtk developers reading this?

GTK developers market the deprecated functions as such before GTK3 was released, so, this impact was a lot less comparing it to the jump from Qt3 to Qt4.

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moondevil Member since:
2005-07-08

" compatibility with Qt 4 versions." ... Are any gtk developers reading this?


Professional software companies rely on Qt for their business and are happy to pay for licenses, so they wouldn't be so happy without the compatibility story, whereas GTK ...

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