Mac OS

Jenkinks and MacOS application signing

After re-installing our MacOS building machine which we’re using for ORM Designer deploy, we started to getting following message: After short searching on the internet I found it’s required to click on “Always Allow” dialog…. which unfortunately we don’t have on the console ;-). The trick is in the keychain unlock. For this purpose we …

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Linux Uncategorized

How to create .DEB package for Unix Debian-like systems

This guide isn’t complete. Create valid .DEB file is a much harder than I thought. So I will create .DEB file (and update this article) when I will have a more free time. This is how now looks lintian result ;-( : Prerequisities Commands How to add screenshot to .DEB file http://screenshots.debian.net/ http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4776624/how-to-create-deb-package-with-screenshot-for-ubuntu Errors External …

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Mac OS Qt

How to create nice MacOS DMG installer

In this article I will show how to create DMG installer in reusable way. The most of things and ideas presented here are ideas from several articles mentioned on the end of this article. 1) As first step we need to create our DMG template with link to Applications. 2) Next we have to modify …

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Mac OS Qt

How to deploy Qt application on MacOS – part II

In first part of this article I introduced a manual way how to deploy MacOS application. Because doing all these stuff manually was a lot of hand work, Qt introduced small tool called macdeployqt. This utility looks very good, but also have some drawbacks. As first I will show you how utility works: That’s all …

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Mac OS Qt

How to deploy Qt application on MacOS – part I

As I wrote yesterday, I found the way how to proceed deployment on the Linux system. Today I have to manage it the same on the MacOS systems. Note: the simplest way is introduced in the second part of this article. The first usefull command for tracking dependencies between your application and other shared libraries …

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Linux Qt

Why is compiled Linux executable so large?

Today I encountered another issue when compiling my Qt application http://www.orm-designer.com/ under Linux. The size of final executable was about 400MB. The first thought was that there is some static libraries compiled to application. But the problem was elsewhere. Unlike to Windows compilation where linker creates .exe and .pdb file, linux linker creates only one …

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