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Qt3D with Qt5.1 How do I install/compile?



  • Hello everyone,

    I am beginning to learn Qt and I saw that Qt3D is very easy to use for 3D applications.
    However, I have no clue as to how to install it.

    What I understood is that Qt3D was an included package up until Qt5.
    In "this mail":http://www.mail-archive.com/interest@qt-project.org/msg04398.html it is said that downloading and installing Qt3D should not be difficult, so what do I have to do to get it working? Do I need to recompile Qt5 with Qt3D or do I need to build it with Qt Creator?
    In both of the options I get stuck, when I compile I get the error that there is no "make" but as far as I know I did all the necessary steps.
    When I try to build it using Qt Creator it says that it can't find header files in the Qt3D directory, which is obvious because I have not yet installed it.

    Anyone any idea on how to do it right?



  • Ok, it seems that I have to do

    git clone git://gitorious.org/qt/qt3d.git

    And then build it using qt and then

    make install

    This works for qtconnectivity, but for qt3d I get these errors during build:

    /usr/include/c++/4.7/tuple:1069: internal compiler error: in cp_parser_lookup_name, at cp/parser.c:20378
    :-1: error: [.obj/release-shared/qglflattextureeffect.o] Error 1

    Didn't tell, but I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit

    [edit]
    Oh no... It seems that every time I build it I get different errors that don't make sense to me at all.
    The errors seem to occur in the files that qtcreator generates automatically, cause when I open them there is a lock next to the name.

    Could it be that something in my compiler is unstable?


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