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Build Qt with S60 5.0 Public SDK

Published on Wednesday May 27, 2009 by Liang Qi in Contributors Qt Git S60 | Comments

Platform: Windows XP with SP3(now we only support Qt/S60 on it.)

1. SYMBIAN Development Environment

For downloading the packages, you need to register an account in the forum of Nokia,
http://www.forum.nokia.com/main/registration/registration.html

1-1. Carbide.C++
http://www.forum.nokia.com/Tools_Docs_and_Code/Tools/IDEs/Carbide.c++/
http://sw.nokia.com/id/7710eba7-4da7-4ddc-a52a-53b506cadb4a/Carbide_cpp_v2_0_en.exe

Carbide.C++ 2.0
Carbide_cpp_v2_0_en.exe 203MB

1-2. S60 Platform SDKs for Symbian OS, for C++
http://www.forum.nokia.com/info/sw.nokia.com/id/ec866fab-4b76-49f6-b5a5-af0631419e9c/S60_All_in_One_SDKs.html
http://sw.nokia.com/id/577ad48d-290c-4bb5-8bdf-779ea8a5bc6c/S60_5th_Edition_SDK_v1_0_en.zip

S60 Platform SDKs for Symbian OS, for C++, 5th Edition
S60_5th_Edition_SDK_v1_0_en.zip 622MB

2. Installation

Please install above 2 packages in default path.

Installation order: Carbide.C++, S60 SDK.

After Carbide.C++, you may need to install ActivePerl-5.6.1.638-MSWin32-x86.msi:

http://downloads.activestate.com/ActivePerl/Windows/5.6/ActivePerl-5.6.1.638-MSWin32-x86.msi

And you also need to use Git to get Qt from Qt S60 Git Repo, better to download this version of Git.

Please also make sure the path of our perl(default: C:Perlbin) should be in front of the perl from git(default: C:Program FilesGitbin) in PATH.

Please run this, Start->Carbide.c++ v2.0->Configure environment for WINSCW command line.

3. Build Qt with S60 5.0 Public SDK

cd C:git
git clone git://gitorious.org/+qt-s60-developers/qt/qt-s60.git
cd qt-s60
set PATH=C:gitqt-s60bin;%PATH%
configure -platform win32-mwc -xplatform symbian-abld -openssl-linked -qt-sql-sqlite -system-sqlite
make debug-winscw

4. Build Examples

cd C:gitqt-s60exampleswidgetsanalogclock
qmake
make debug-winscw
C:S60devicesS60_5th_Edition_SDK_v1.0epoc32releasewinscwudebepoc.exe
"Menu"(or click the middle one of the 3 buttons)->QtExamples->analogclock

You got it!

Analog Clock

BTW, it's my first blog here.

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