What does /usr/X11R6/bin/uic do and how can I replace it?

Jonathan Belson jon at witchspace.com
Thu Mar 15 09:21:04 GMT 2001

David Marsh at home wrote:
> I'm trying to compile KDE2, and it crashes out at the stage noted below.
> Out of idle curiosity, I tried to run /usr/X11R6/bin/uic just from the
> commandline, and it also coredumped in this instance.
> Does anybody know what this program does (I don't seem to have a man
> page for it), and how I can replace it with a working copy?

I converts .ui files (made by qtdesigner) into source files.

> (I'm running 4.1-RELEASE, upgraded via cvsup, so I don't have the master
> CDs. There is presumably a really easy way to get a binary of this file
> from the FreeBSD website somehow, but I'm being too dense to spot it at
> present! ;-( )

It's a part of the QT package, did you update your QT first?

If you still can't get it to work, go to eg. ftp.us.kde.org and
download the KDE packabes for FreeBSD.



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