[Qgis-developer] Which compiler for a c++ QGIS custom app

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Fri Feb 21 07:24:14 PST 2014

Hi Denis,

On Fri, 21. Feb 2014 at 15:20:19 +0100, Denis Rouzaud wrote:
> I have installed QGIS libs, Qt libs and minGW using osgeo4w installer  
> (thanks to Nathan's advices).

mingw using the osgeo4w installer?  That might be there for GRASS.

But QGIS and Qt in OSGeo4W is built with Visual C++ not MinGW.  You can't use
OSGeo4W's Qt with MinGW.

> Does someone know which compiler to use? Can't I use one embedded in  
> osgeo package?

> PS: I don't have visual studio installed, and I would like to avoid  
> installing it.

Sorry, I didn't do that for years - should also be possible, but I suppose it
takes some work.


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