Priority: Not Evaluated
Affects Version/s: 1.11.1
Fix Version/s: None
Component/s: Qt Creator Integration
Environment:* Windows 10 64 bit
* Qt 5.9.3 MinGW 5.3 (official)
* QtCreator 4.6.1 (QBS 1.11.1) (official)
If try to compile any Qt application (e.g. the helloworld-qt example) in release mode from the QtC with the MinGW compiler, then the windeployqt.exe confusing and deploys the 'debug' runtime instead of 'release' runtime for this application binary. Seems, that the resulting target application binary contains some debug info by default.
But, If to add, e.g. the:
then windeployqt deploy the 'release' runtime.
PS: This issue does not reproduces with the qmake and release target from the QtC.
PS2: Please see a related bug -