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authorLeena Miettinen <>2017-06-09 12:44:42 +0200
committerTopi Reiniƶ <>2017-06-12 07:43:00 +0000
commit1b27df8c3abc1ded77c1ae4eb70668d2b95920ec (patch)
parentc1645fee237213074c5b3b53c21e8d9cd3a21167 (diff)
Doc: Add a note about the DDS handler not being built by default
...for security reasons. Task-number: QTBUG-59955 Change-Id: I74e25d7c46490e476186b486b8c1845e425964f9 Reviewed-by: Lars Knoll <> Reviewed-by: Topi Reiniƶ <>
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/src/imageformats/doc/src/qtimageformats.qdoc b/src/imageformats/doc/src/qtimageformats.qdoc
index 8852117..2fea934 100644
--- a/src/imageformats/doc/src/qtimageformats.qdoc
+++ b/src/imageformats/doc/src/qtimageformats.qdoc
@@ -65,6 +65,10 @@ libraries. If not found, it may fall back on using a bundled copy (in
provided for manual builds only, and not used as a fallback in case system
libraries are unavailable.
+\note For security reasons, the Direct Draw Surface (DDS) handler is not built
+by default since Qt 5.8. Users who still want this handler can build it from the
+source project.
\section2 Deployment
When built, the Qt Image Formats plugins are located as dynamic