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  1. Qt Creator
  2. QTCREATORBUG-1627

qrc files are not always recompiled-in when changed

    Details

    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P3: Somewhat important
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: Qt Creator 2.0.0
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Qt Quick / QML Support
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:

      Fedora Linux X1

      Description

      When creating a hybrid QML/C++ project in creator, and placing the QML files in resources, you can change a QML file, save the file, click build or run, and then not get the updated file built into the executable (and therefore not used). This is a major impediment to developing a hybrid QML/C++ application using creator.

      The bug likely is in qmake, not qtcreator, but if it cannot be easily fixed in qmake the workaround in creator should be a lot easier since you know what/if qml files in the resources were changed. And it is important to be solved for creator somehow, because creator needs to deliver a good Qt Quick development experience.

      This is technically not a QML specific problem, it probably happens to all resources, but it has a major impact on QML development using creator. Also, QML is all that I tested it with.

      Note that my master build is from a week or two ago and I forgot when you branched, so I might have picked the wrong version.

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              • Assignee:
                buddenha Oswald Buddenhagen
                Reporter:
                aalpert-nokia Alan Alpert (closed Nokia identity) (Inactive)
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