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run qt designer/qt assistant with commands designer/assitant respectively

I'm used to an environment where I run the qt designer/qt assistant simply typing designer/assitant in the terminal. I am talking about qt 4. I've been installing packages such as qtcreator and ...
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build-essential installation failing

I am having trouble accessing the several critical header files that show to be a part of the build process. The Ubuntu Software Center shows that build-essential is installed: Next I did the ...
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unable to run make during installation of kernel 3.3.6

desktop:~/Desktop/linux-3.3.6$ make xconfig make[1]: Warning: File `scripts/kconfig/.zconf.tab.o.cmd' has modification time 1.7e+04 s in the future CHECK qt * Unable to find the QT4 tool qmake. ...
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Qml HUD integration without MainView?

I'm working on an app with Qt Quick Components, I don't want to use any Ubuntu specific components because I want the desktop version of my app to be more portable than that (Qt 5.2 is enough of a ...
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Qt5-default package not found

I am trying to do: sudo apt-get installl qt5-default Reading package list... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: unable to locate package qt5-default On a Qt-forum I ...
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Qt Audio Engine not in Ubuntu SDK

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I installed Ubuntu SDK with no problems using the instructions on Ubuntu website. I created a new QML project. I want to create an app that uses Qt Audio Engine. Here is my ...
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How to go back from a PageStack's Page to the parent tab in the UI Toolkit

So in a previous question I tried to use the Ubuntu UI Toolkit to nest a PageStack within the Tabs component. It seemed to work, but it had its quirks, so I'm now trying another option, which in ...
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How to hide the header of the Tabs component

I'm writing an app using the Ubuntu SDK, and I've got a PageStack component inside aTabs component. When I load one of the pages inside the PageStack, it all works well, and in the header the name of ...
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Font rendering problems with QT applications in Xubuntu

I'm currently using Xubuntu 14.04 but the same problem is present in 13.10 and 13.04, and maybe in previous versions. I always install truetype fonts and remove the anti-alias. In all the GTK ...
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Weird error when launching VLC from command line [duplicate]

Does anyone know how to solve this error? I tried viewing the content of the files in question, but I can only see weird characters. cannot load module `/usr/lib/vlc/plugins/gui/libqt4_plugin.so' ...
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QML: How to do variables?

In QML, I am just looking for a way to do fairly simple variables: Bool String Integer
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Qt4 interface not working for VLC

This is what happens if I try to run VLC: main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc without interface. main interface error: option qt-volume-complete does not exist ...
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Problems with GTK themes

A few weeks ago, I installed razor-qt on 14.04. everything was okay, but whenever i open a gtk application, it defaults to the elementary theme, as i had the pantheon de installed on it before. the ...
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Unity launcher, dash and menu fonts are not anti-aliased

I am running Ubuntu 14.04. After installing Qt4 settings manager and tinkering with it (changing the font face for Qt apps) I notice that unity launcher, dash and menu and date indicator fonts are not ...
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QML: QtQuick Extension Plugin - What is URI?

When starting a new Qt Quick Extension Plugin, it asks me to specify Object Class Name (Easy enough), but also something called URI. What does URI stand for? What does this project need URI for? ...
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What are the steps needed to implement a Qt class or member function into a QML project for Ubuntu-Touch? [duplicate]

Qt contains many classes and functions that are useful for a QML project, but not readily available. The existing solutions do not employ a method that is platform independent, thus it is unclear ...
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Multitouch in Qt

I've got a fresh install of Kubuntu 14.04 and Qt Creator/5.2.1, and I'm trying to get multi-touch working for the example applications like photosurface. My input device is an Acer T272HL 10 point ...
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What is the difference between Ubuntu.Components and QtQuick?

QtQuick 2.0 Ubuntu.Components 0.1 Are two common imports when developing applications for Ubuntu. Are these classes? Can you import member functions this way? If yes, how can tell what member ...
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Using KDE - Application Menus Missing in Qt Apps

I have multiple desktop environments installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 installation, and am primarily using KDE (today). Here's the problem I've noticed. When I've been building some newer versions of ...
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Symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libQtOpenGL.so.4: undefined symbol: _ZNK14QWidgetPrivate17hasHeightForWidthEv

I installed skype using several process in my newly installed Ubuntu 14. 04 64 bit... it shows a skype icon in dash... but when I click on it, nothings happens. What can I do? I tried almost ...
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Use SystemSettings 1.0?

I'm developing a new app that I need to use the SystemSettings module for (I need to get the device serial, IMEI and stuff). When looking for a way to get these numbers I came across Ubuntu System ...
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Difference between Qt Creator and Ubuntu SDK?

Having downloaded them both when I installed the Ubuntu SDK, I wonder if there is any tangible difference between the two, such as the libraries being employed.
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Can't change keyboard layout in some Qt programs

The problem after a recent update in my Ubuntu 13.10 with Unity. When typing something in Qt Creator 3.0.1 or in my own program compiled with Qt 5.2.1 (from qt-project.org), I can't change keyboard ...
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QML: Simplest way to write to a text file?

QML at the moment lacks basic system commands, so I am looking for the most simple template to write to /tmp/text.txt.
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Cannot import directory path to qmlscene

I am trying to import directory in QML as explained, here: http://qt-project.org/doc/qt-5.0/qtqml/qtqml-syntax-directoryimports.html. I have the following ubuntu-app | - extras1 | - extras2 | - ...
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Why wouldn't sound be heard on the phone when it works on the desktop with an Ubuntu Touch app?

I have an Ubuntu Touch application in the works. The application needs to playback sound. I've used QtMultimedia from C++ for sound playback. The sound plays fine on PC but not on the phone. The odd ...
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apt-get install <package> equivalent using C++ apt-pkg library

I am building a small QT (C++) application where I ask user the software he want to install. Once he selected some packages a, b, c from the list all I have to do is run sudo apt-get install a b c ...
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How do I fix X problem to invoke Cadence IC6.10 in Ubuntu 13.10

I installed Cadence IC6.10 in my Ubuntu 13.10. When I tried to invoke the Cadence, I got the following error message: ============================================================= Qt Warning: X ...
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Problem installing QtOctave

First I installed MATLAB and I got stuck here: No MATLAB executables were found in the directories you specified. This package requires at least one local installation of MATLAB. I was unable to ...
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What's the best way to make a Qt executable program run as a service in Ubuntu

I've written my Qt code for an embedded system which is running on Ubuntu. I want to run my program as a service in Ubuntu so I can stop or start it using monit. I've seen some people creating a new ...
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Qt5 installation and path configuration

I have installed Qt5 from the Qt5 project site, to the following directory /opt/Qt5 I would also like to mention that I had Qt4 installed previously, I have removed all instances of Qt4 through ...
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How to set a default file manager for qt's app?

I am running on ubuntu with awesomeWM which does not have specific file manager. When I launch vlc or any other Qt app and try to open a file from there, it does segfault after the following error ...
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Appmenu with QML App

I'm developing an Ubuntu SDK meant to be used on both the desktop and touch interfaces. Obviously the menu that slides up from the bottom of the window is not a great interface for the desktop. ...
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how to install both qt5-qmake and qt4-qmake

There is no qt5-qmake on default LTS 12.04 repository so I am using ppa from ubuntu-sdk-team ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa However since this or previous month, it stopped working to me. Now when I try to ...
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Compile Qt3-program on KDE4

I want to compile a program (KTIGCC), but it is intended to be used on KDE3, using Qt3 libs. Is there any possibility of compiling and using this program in my current KDE4? Trying to run ./configure ...
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How to detect events like lock/unlock screen, enter/return suspend and monitor power off

I am wondering if there is any way to detect system wide events under linux such as: user un/locked session user logs in/out machine sent to suspend screensaver goes on and the monitor switches off ...
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QT theme in Clementine in 13.10

I have a strange problem with QT theme in Clementine. When it is run from sound menu (notification area), it has Windows classic theme: When it is run from terminal or Ubuntu menu, it looks OK: ...
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Missing package in Ubuntu SDK - qtdeclarative5-ubuntu-webapps-api

Installing the Ubuntu SDK failed because of missing package qtdeclarative5-ubuntu-webapps-api this was the message from apt-get: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ubuntu-html5-sdk ...
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QT 4 update, removing lots of libs

I get a message from Muon update module aksing to update QT 4. Thats fine, but it also want to remove LOTS of libs and programs (incl spotify, ksystemlog, krdc, krfb, kdepim-runtim, userconfig and ...
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how to write characters to serial port

I have an ancient serial spectrometer which only runs on win9x. I want to convert to a Linux system, but the existing software is proprietary and wont work. I was able to access a console internally ...
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How do I add a qrc file to my Ubuntu Touch qml project?

My UT QML project makes use of a set of images, and I was planning use them via "qrc:///pathtoimages/myimage.png" style of url. In Ubuntu SDK, I can "add new... Qt / Qt Resource File". The file is ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - installing Qt 4.8.5 and Qt Creator

I found the official guide about how to install Qt 4.8.5 on Ubuntu 12.04 But that approach requires building Qt SDK (which may take some time) and setting everything manually. Moreover I need also ...
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How to install QtMultimedia source?

I need QtMultimedia to compile an open-source project. But it wasn't installed with qt. I've tried sudo apt-get build-dep qtmultimedia5-dev But it doesn't find such a package. I've downloaded it ...
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Package ubuntuone-control-panel-qt isn't available

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04LTS 64bit and I'm setting up Ubuntu One, but it wouldn’t let me. Package ubuntuone-control-panel-qt isn't available There isn't even any more available information. ...
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Autokey (autokey-qt) freezes and won't insert text

Per some suggestions on here and lifehacker, I began using autokey. It worked great for a week, but as of today it now hangs when I try to enter name new phrases. usually won't close when I push ...
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64bit packages being removed when installing Skype/Teamviewer

I am on Ubuntu 12.10 and when I try to install skype I get the expected message about missing dependencies and when i run sudo apt-get install -f I get this The following extra packages will be ...
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no menu in dogecoin-qt wallet client

As you can see, there is no menu on the top menu bar. It says "Dogecoin - Wallet" but there are no "File", "Settings", or "Help" menu titles. Clicking on the word "Dogecoin" in the menu bar or on the ...
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dogecoin wallet client dependencies (boost)

I seem to be missing something boost related. Dogecoin gives the requirements as: qt4-qmake libqt4-dev build-essential libboost-dev libboost-system-dev libboost-filesystem-dev ...
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How to start dconf and gconf in a non-Gnome environment?

I am running Openbox without any DE. And I also use some Qt apps such as VLC, Virtualbox and Skype. However, they require some gconf / dconf settings to be set. For instance to set the correct icon ...
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Is signal handling in QtQuick asynchronous? [closed]

I have the following QML document: Item { id: item MouseArea { onClicked: { /* emit signal */ item.someSignal(); } } ... } When I click the item, ...