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authorSergio Ahumada <sergio.ahumada@digia.com>2013-04-25 12:28:47 +0200
committerThe Qt Project <gerrit-noreply@qt-project.org>2013-04-27 02:19:28 +0200
commita9c8eb5a0a8d24f6f4c072ff89f6c40476ea4f89 (patch)
tree33ad14d105074f2ab21ca58f4c4fff0b7a8fb473
parentc29cbfa8586e227ed31bf248ddbd15429ab54ac6 (diff)
README: Update the README file
Change-Id: I33d73c7af46a22beb082b16d5b0775e9cdfd0f27 Reviewed-by: Iikka Eklund <iikka.eklund@digia.com> Reviewed-by: Sergio Ahumada <sergio.ahumada@digia.com>
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diff --git a/dist/README b/dist/README
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+++ b/dist/README
@@ -58,11 +58,12 @@ Directory Structure
-------------------
The default top-level installation directory is the directory "Qt<version>" in
-your home directory, but you can specify another directory (<install_dir>). Each
-Qt version is installed in the <install_dir>/<version> directory. This
-directory contains subdirectories for the Qt libraries (<compiler>),
-documentation (doc), and sources (src). The <compiler> directory contains
-subdirectories for development tools (bin) and examples.
+your home directory, but you can specify another directory (<install_dir>). On
+Windows, however, the default top-level installation directory is "C:\Qt\Qt<version>".
+Each Qt version is installed in the <install_dir>/<version> directory. This directory
+contains subdirectories for the Qt libraries (<compiler>) and sources (Src).
+The <compiler> directory contains subdirectories for development tools (bin) and
+examples.
Starting Development Tools
@@ -80,25 +81,21 @@ the command line. You can also launch some of them as standalone applications.
For example:
- Qt Assistant, the Qt documentation reader
-- qmlscene, the viewer for Qt Quick2 declarative QML applications
-- QMLViewer, the viewer for Qt Quick1 declarative QML applications
-- Qt Designer, the GUI designer for Qt widgets-based applications
+- Qt QML Scene, the viewer for Qt Quick 2 files
+- Qt QML Viewer, the viewer for Qt Quick 1 files
+and - Qt Designer, the GUI designer for Qt widgets-based applications
+You can use Qt Creator to develop with other Qt versions as well:
-Running Example Applications
-----------------------------
-
-You can open example applications in the Qt Creator Welcome mode to build and
-run them.
+ http://qt-project.org/doc/qtcreator-2.6/creator-project-qmake.html
-The QML based Quick 2 examples are located in
-<install_dir>/<version>/<compiler>/examples/qtdeclarative. You can load them
-using the qmlscene application.
-The QML based Quick 1 examples are located in
-<install_dir>/<version>/<compiler>/examples/qtquick1. You can view them with the
-QMLViewer application.
+Running Example Applications
+----------------------------
+You can open most example applications in the Qt Creator Welcome mode to build
+and run them. Additional examples can be opened by browsing
+<install_dir>/<version>/<compiler>/examples.
Building Qt 5 from Source
-------------------------