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authorMitch Curtis <>2013-10-09 08:26:25 +0200
committerThe Qt Project <>2013-10-09 13:52:58 +0200
commitdee55b026b539e0c07686aabed3a68ba54ed53f2 (patch)
tree99c709c4746b9c422ac74b5a5434f121e91439e2 /qmake
parent2043adf97ce90b70a98e03e85513387e49ed66d0 (diff)
Mention that the c++11 CONFIG flag sometimes has no effect.
It has no effect when the compiler doesn't support it. Task-number: QTBUG-33952 Change-Id: I23b1fcdf4ec31924b1b59987846f7e0fbf17c6c9 Reviewed-by: Thiago Macieira <>
Diffstat (limited to 'qmake')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/qmake/doc/src/qmake-manual.qdoc b/qmake/doc/src/qmake-manual.qdoc
index 6a9489a3cb..d7624c2dc3 100644
--- a/qmake/doc/src/qmake-manual.qdoc
+++ b/qmake/doc/src/qmake-manual.qdoc
@@ -908,8 +908,9 @@
default is used.
\row \li thread \li Thread support is enabled. This is enabled when CONFIG
includes \c qt, which is the default.
- \row \li c++11 \li C++11 support is enabled. By default, support is
- disabled.
+ \row \li c++11 \li C++11 support is enabled. This option has no effect if
+ the compiler does not support C++11.
+ By default, support is disabled.
Since the \c debug option overrides the \c release option when both are