Cross-compiling Qt Embedded 5.5 for Raspberry Pi 2

2015-Sep-21 | Tags: developmenthowtoinstallmicrosoftraspberrypi

Linux on ARMThis tutorial shows how to cross-compile the Embedded build of Qt 5.5 for Raspberry Pi 2. The Embedded build does not use the X11 server and instead displays the GUI directly using the Raspberry Pi framebuffer. We will show how to use a Raspberry Pi cross-compiler to build the Qt5 framework for Raspberry Pi on a Windows machine.

  1. Download a fresh SD card image for your Raspberry Pi. In this tutorial we will use a Debian Jessie image. Write the image into the SD card using WinFLASHTool or any other similar tool.
  2. Download a cross-toolchain matching the image and install it:


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