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Qt 5 Projects by Marco Piccolino

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Deploying the app

Basic Qt application deployment is fairly straightforward, especially with the help of QMake and Qt Creator. While QMake takes care of generating the necessary project files for the different target platforms and compile systems, Qt Creator provides many default settings which streamline the whole deployment process.

In many cases, Qt allows us to cross-compile a project for a target platform which is different from the platform of the host machine, where the project was developed. However, not all Qt host versions can cross-compile for all Qt target versions. For example, if you are developing with Qt under Windows, you typically won't be able to generate binary code for, say, macOS or iOS. You will be able, however, to ...

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