Setup QT Creator with Yocto Build

Discussion created by Joerg-SH on Jul 11, 2013
Latest reply on Nov 19, 2015 by sachu sanal
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bitbaked meta-toolchain-qt


Install it  with




Download Qtcreator from here

and Install it to Your home directory


edit the bin/

source /opt/poky/1.4.1/environment-setup-armv7a-vfp-neon-poky-linux-gnueabi
#! /bin/sh


makeAbsolute() {
    case $1 in
            # already absolute, return it
            echo "$1"
            # relative, prepend $2 made absolute
            echo `makeAbsolute "$2" "$PWD"`/"$1" | sed 's,/\.$,,'




To do it before "#! /bin/sh" is IMPORTANT!!!!



In QtCreator i set

Compiler as



Qt version as



sysroot as



Put them in a Kit




For connection to Your Board click on  Device  --->    Manage



Build a new project


and add some to the .pro file





Building the image for Your Board:




TOOLCHAIN_HOST_TASK_append = " nativesdk-python-subprocess"

EXTRA_IMAGE_FEATURES = "debug-tweaks ssh-server-openssh"


to Your localconfig



bitbake core-image-sato-sdk


set a password to root  via

ssh root@[boardip]



test connection via


sftp  root@[boardip]


start qtcreator






Message was edited by: Joerg Boge


Nachricht geändert durch Joerg Boge Thanks to Diego Gonzalez