Pinentry for Qt4 still needed?

Jeffrey Walton noloader at
Wed Jul 14 11:51:18 CEST 2021

On Wed, Jul 14, 2021 at 4:56 AM Ingo Klöcker <kloecker at> wrote:
> I'm currently working on (usability) improvements for pinentry-qt and I'm
> wondering whether pinentry-qt still needs to build with Qt4 or whether we can
> drop support for Qt4 and slowly start to add support for Qt6.

Ubuntu 20.04 (LTS) has Qt5. I was looking at it a few hours ago for
some unrelated testing. According to apt-cache, it lacks both Qt4 and

It may be a good idea to use the default version of Qt that comes with
the platform.


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