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Software Development


macOS Mojave missing C++ headers

I ran into some issues in compiling vcpkg on macOS 10.14.6 (Mojave). First one was that I needed to use gcc instead of Apple Clang Compiler. brew fixed that problem. But then the compiler sends the following build failures: [6/66] Building CXX object CMakeFiles/vcpkglib.dir/src/vcpkg/archives.cpp.o FAILED: CMakeFiles/vcpkglib.dir/src/vcpkg/arch... Read more

Embedding Python3 into Qt5 C++ project with pybind11

The project I am working on right now requires an embedded python interpreter where you can load python scripts and the software reacts to it. The software is developed in C++11 with the Qt5 framework. To make the python interpreter available in my application I use the pybind11 library. Dev Environment My working environment is macOS 10.14, ... Read more

Qt 5.13 MySql connection on macOS Mojave and MAMP

Today I went crazy because I tried to connect to a mysql server, running inside a MAMP session, using Qt 5.13 on macOS Mojave. This is what I did. First I created a demo project with Qt Creator. A console program. Very basic. // Filename main.cpp #include <QCoreApplication> #include <QtSql> #include <QDebug> int main(int arg... Read more