Preparing your host system for Qt development

To write Qt applications, you must install the Qt runtime and Qt Creator IDE and then configure the IDE to use our build tools and to target applications to a QNX device.

The host system is the machine where you develop apps, which can be a Windows or a Linux machine. The target system is the machine where you run the apps. In the QNX Qt development environment, the target is a hardware board running QNX Apps and Media.

Before you can configure your host system to support Qt apps, you must have the following: