Setting up QtCreator for Samba development

Igor Chudov nir at
Mon Apr 12 10:54:50 UTC 2021


Here is my .pro file for QtCreator (in attachment). I can share it via 
Merge Request on GitLab.

On 09.04.2021 22:54, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Fri, 2021-04-09 at 11:54 +0200, Ralph Boehme via samba-technical
> wrote:
>> Am 4/9/21 um 11:27 AM schrieb Aurélien Aptel:
>>> Ralph Boehme via samba-technical <samba-technical at>
>>> writes:
>>>> if you're open for other IDEs, I've recently looked at Visual
>>>> Studio
>>>> Code on Linux and that looked amazing. I was just about to dump
>>>> my Emacs
>>>> setup and switch but then mehhhh! :)
>>> You have to resist the lure of the dark side ralph :)
>> it was tempting, especially after installing
>> <
>>> But seriously, what did you find particularly amazing? Does it come
>>> builtin with good C parsing/analysis/xref?
>> YES, YES, YES! Out-of-the-box usable code completion in the Samba
>> code
>> base. Functions, structs, macros, everything just worked what in my
>> Emacs setup works for a few weeks and then breaks again for some
>> reason
>> after updating one component or another.
>> The biggest showstopper was: it's just BIG and offers A LOT, so
>> getting
>> to know it would take me too much time. But this is really the first
>> IDE
>> that looks capabable of rivaling Emacs.
> Is there anything that would be useful for us to put in-tree to make
> this work better?
> I know some of our other IDEs have worked better with a little
> integration from the build system, and sometimes we have included the
> hooks to help get folks going with Samba development faster.
> Andrew Bartlett

With best regards, Igor Chudov
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