[webkit-qt] Building qtwebkit for mips

Allan Sandfeld Jensen kde at carewolf.com
Wed Dec 3 08:40:14 PST 2014

On Wednesday 03 December 2014, Bobby Philip wrote:
> Hi,
>  I have successfully built qtwebkit from the qt5.3 source tarball for a
> mips based platform.
> I see that the qtwebkit shared library size is around 600MB, which is an
> order of magnitude higher than what I remember for qt4.8
> Is this an expected size? Is is possible to configure it so that I can
> reduce the size, by maybe removing unwanted modules?
It sounds about right for a debug build or release build with debug-info. You 
can either disable debug info, or use the Qt separate-debug-info flag so the 
debug-symbols get separated into a separate library that you can leave on 
development machines for debugging but don't need to ship.


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