May 16, 2016

May 16, 2016

Qt Events & Experiences

Qt Creator, 4.0.0 has been released: http://blog.qt.io/blog/2016/05/11/qt-creator-4-0-0-released/

Qt 5.7.1 development is still on track for an RC release by Jun 1.

Qt 5.6.1 is still in progress, but according to the release meeting minutes: "it will still take some time before we are ready to release Qt 5.6.1".

There are snapshots available at, http://download.qt.io/snapshots/qt/5.6/5.6.1/
 

Qt World Summit

The Call for Papers for the 2016 Qt World Summit is now open.  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QtWS16
 

Congratulations and Nominations

  • Marco Benelli is now an Approver.
  • Edward Welbourne and Alexandru Croitor have been nominated for Approver status.
  • Oliver Wolff has been nominated to be a Maintainer for QtANGLE.
  • Maurice Kalinowski has been nominated to be Maintainer for the Qt for Windows Runtime (WinRT) Platform.
  • Miikka Heikkinen and Tomi Korpipää have been nominated to be Maintainers for the recently open sourced Qt Charts and Data Visualization modules, respectively.


About the author

Jon Trulson

Jon is a Senior Software Engineer that specializes in Linux/Unix and embedded systems development. Jon also contributes to technical presentations and the This Week in Qt blog for ICS.