I put a file called ".test" in /data/bitrock/demo/lib directory, then use the following rule to pack the file, but the file is not packed. Seeing this on Linux using InstallBuild for Qt v8.5.
asked 31 Aug '12, 19:21
Could you try using the below?:
answered 01 Sep '12, 07:33
I tried this on a distribution file list as below:
This resulted in installBuilder packing files which were in siblings of the /source/ directory, which was not intended. Finally, I tried this, which seemed to work as intended:
Is this the correct method?
It seems crazy that there is no obvious or at least documented way to include dot or hidden files in a folder or matched file filter, given that many times hidden files are used for configuration data, which must be installed by an installer.
answered 05 Jun '15, 09:00