Install command:
brew install qt@5

Formerly known as: qt5

Cross-platform application and UI framework


License: GFDL-1.3-only and GPL-2.0-only and GPL-3.0-only and LGPL-2.1-only and LGPL-3.0-only

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/qt@5.json

Formula code: qt@5.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
Intel sonoma
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 5.15.12

Revision: 1


Depends on:

freetype 2.13.2 Software library to render fonts
glib 2.78.4 Core application library for C
jpeg-turbo 3.0.1 JPEG image codec that aids compression and decompression
libpng 1.6.43 Library for manipulating PNG images
pcre2 10.43 Perl compatible regular expressions library with a new API
webp 1.3.2 Image format providing lossless and lossy compression for web images

Depends on when building from source:

node 21.6.2 Platform built on V8 to build network applications
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
python@3.11 3.11.8 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

Requires: Xcode (build), macOS >= 10.12

We agreed to the Qt open source license for you.
If this is unacceptable you should uninstall.

You can add Homebrew's Qt to QtCreator's "Qt Versions" in:
    Preferences > Qt Versions > Link with Qt...
pressing "Choose..." and selecting as the Qt installation path:


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