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Bug 530152 - Multilib Qt5
Summary: Multilib Qt5
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Eclasses (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Low enhancement (vote)
Assignee: Qt Bug Alias
Depends on: qt5-porting 497312
Blocks: 542062 516488 530154
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Reported: 2014-11-22 23:27 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2018-01-20 19:28 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2014-11-22 23:27:05 UTC
Let's start the bug since I need it for blockers :).
Comment 1 Malte E. 2015-02-02 04:53:25 UTC
Just a thought - is this only for completeness or because there actually is qt5 software out there that needs multilib qt5? What I need multilib for is wine and a couple of binary blobs that still haven't been ported to amd64. I don't know about any closed source software that uses qt5.
Comment 2 Karol Herbst 2015-02-21 15:20:29 UTC
I don't understand the blocks of this bug. sni-qt doesn't need a multilib qt5 (#516488)

and what packages needs multilib versions of qt5, so that avahi and libdbusmenu-qt has to be 32bit qt5? Is qt5 multilib really needed or is it just for completeness?
Comment 3 Yukari 2015-11-09 17:44:32 UTC
There is Shashlik from KDE Team, that use core, gui and widgets 32 bit libraries.
Comment 4 i.Dark_Templar 2017-10-19 18:07:18 UTC
I've implemented qt5-multilib build (using multilib_copy_sources to skip private dirs issue). Currently you can find it here (along with building qt5 examples):

Only exceptions currently are qtspeech and qtsql packages. qtspeech is non-multilib at the moment and qtsql should fail to build if it's built for non-native ABI with USE-flags "freetds" or "postgres" enabled.