Qt News Archives
LXQt 0.9 Released, Now Requires Qt5 & KDE Frameworks 5

Version 0.9 of the lightweight LXQt desktop environment was released this Sunday. LXQt is the next-generation, lightweight desktop derived in part from the LXDE and Razor-Qt desktops. LXQt 0.9 is the release that begins to enforce Qt5.

8 February 2015 - LXQt 0.9 - Add A Comment
Part Two Of KDAB's Qt3D 2.0 Overview

Last month KDAB began a series of articles providing an overview of Qt3D 2.0, the complete rewrite of the 3D component for Qt5. The second part of this overview is now posted.

7 January 2015 - Qt3D 2.0 - 3 Comments
Qt 5.4 Planned For Release On 9 December

As a continuation of yesterday's story about the Qt 5.4 release candidate being expected later this week, The Qt Company has now expressed their plans for a final release date.

26 November 2014 - Qt 5.4.0 - 2 Comments
Qt Improvements Forthcoming For HiDPI Displays

The upcoming Qt 5.4 release betters the support for HiDPI monitors -- displays like the Retina MacBook Pro and others with high pixel densities -- though Qt5 developers need to make some changes to their code to take advantage of these improvements.

14 November 2014 - Qt - 4 Comments
Qt Cutelyst Web Framework Upped To v0.4.0

Cutelyst is a previously covered web framework powered by Qt5 and follows the design approach of Perl's Catalyst Framework. A new version of Cutelyst is available that's more powerful and faster.

7 October 2014 - Cutelyst 0.4 - 5 Comments
Qt 5.4 Will Support Applications Under A Wayland Compositor

While Qt5 has always been promoted as being friendly towards Wayland and working to avoid its Linux dependency on X11, with the upcoming Qt 5.4 release is going to be the first version where there's out-of-the-box support for running Qt applications under a Wayland compositor -- i.e. integrating the Qt Wayland module.

23 September 2014 - Qt5 Wayland - 1 Comment
Qt5 Will Now Support LGPLv3 Modules

With the upcoming Qt 5.4 release, LGPLv3 is now an optional license alongside the existing LGPLv2.1 license and the commercial combination for Qt Enterprise.

20 August 2014 - LGPLv3 - 2 Comments
Daydreaming About Qt6 & Qt7

A Qt fan asked developers this weekend about what features might be candidates for a release that breaks from Qt5 and goes to Qt6 or even then to Qt7.

10 August 2014 - Qt 6.x / Qt 7.x - Add A Comment
New Features Coming For Qt 5.4

Qt 5.3 was released back in May (while yesterday marked the Qt 5.3.1 release). Qt 5.4 thus has been an active development target for many weeks now and it's beginning to show with the development branch locking in early August.

26 June 2014 - Qt 5.4 - 16 Comments

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