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authorTopi Reinio <>2014-01-30 10:58:38 +0100
committerJani Heikkinen <>2014-01-30 11:18:39 +0100
commit4e4e73f1007a12a5ab1e035a5ba696d5c07c0e1a (patch)
parenta2a7f28c0facd7ca946cea54e98c6019fcdb16ae (diff)
Doc: Add a note about syncqt in readme.txtv5.0.0
When downloading the source directly from a hosting service instead of using git, users need to run syncqt to generate the files under ./include directory. Task-number: QTBUG-32397 Change-Id: Iae6e340f3ca749367472ca822de2754877a4b6cf Reviewed-by: Andy Shaw <>
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diff --git a/readme.txt b/readme.txt
index 2cf51fd..7859636 100644
--- a/readme.txt
+++ b/readme.txt
@@ -3,3 +3,11 @@ This repository contains deprecated APIs which have been removed from Qt
Applications are recommended to port to the supported APIs.
However as some features are lost, these APIs are provided as standalone
source code for applications that require removed features.
+Note: If you downloaded the source package from a hosting service
+such as Gitorious, the package does not contain the generated headers
+under the ./include directory. Before building, you'll need to generate
+them manually by running the syncqt Perl script. For example:
+cd qtftp
+<QTDIR>/bin/ -version 5.1.0