Thoughts and tips for a daily coding life


Solarized for Qt Creator

February 20, 2013 Posted by Antanas Domarkas , 6 comments
Few weeks ago, I've posted my modification of Solarized theme for Terminal application (post here). Today I'm posting my take of Solarized theme for Qt Creator. You can find original files on github.

Here's result of my modifications:

Download files from skydrive:
Update: moved files to Github
You can find files here

Installation on Linux/Mac:
cp *solar*.xml ~/.config/QtProject/qtcreator/styles/

Installation on Windows 7:
xcopy *solar*.xml %APPDATA%\QtProject\qtcreator\styles


Building Qt 4.8 with PostgreSQL support (MSVC)

February 11, 2013 Posted by Antanas Domarkas , , No comments
Today I was rebuilding my dev environment on to a new Windows 7 VM, so I decided to write up whole process for my own future reference, and maybe it will help someone.

Qt 4 has a buggy temperamental support for Postgre on windows using plugin method, so we are building Postgre support into QSql library. As development IDE, we will be using Qt Creator and MSVC 2010 compiler.


Solarized theme for OSX Terminal app

February 08, 2013 Posted by Antanas Domarkas , , 2 comments
There's an excellent unified theme for various IDE's


Unfortunately I wasn't able to find working settings for Terminal app, so I've put together my own.

If anyone will be interested, here's light version settings file:

Update: Added dark version and moved both files to GitHub

You can find repository here