QWebView widget missing in designer.

Bug #674367 reported by Nathan Osman on 2010-11-12
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This bug affects 19 people
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qtwebkit-source (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: qtcreator

I went to add a QWebView widget to a window, only to discover that the widget was not listed in the controls.

Here is the group that it is supposed to show up in: http://i.imgur.com/WiNzO.jpg

fabienwang (fabienwang) wrote :

It happened to me after some Ubuntu updates i think.

I had found the problem and the solution:

/usr/share/qt4/plugins/designer/libqwebview.so is missing.

Just find it and put it there and it will work.

Changed in qtcreator (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Felix Geyer (debfx) on 2010-11-20
affects: qtcreator (Ubuntu) → qtwebkit-source (Ubuntu)
Felix Geyer (debfx) wrote :

Seems like the qwebview designer plugin is part of Qt but not QtWebKit.
We could fix this like QtAssistant by using the QtWebKit library built from the qt4-x11 source.
If we don't want to add a new package for the plugin it should go into libqt4-designer.

Donovan Hoare (donovan-atstech) wrote :

This bug also effects me. Im running QT creator 2.0.1
The qwebview widget also doesnt show on my list.

PasNox (pasnox) wrote :

@Fabien: and how we found this file if we have not it on the machine ?

Very boring bug :(

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package qtwebkit-source - 2.1~really2.0.2-0ubuntu1

---------------
qtwebkit-source (2.1~really2.0.2-0ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
  * Adapt 04_enable_debug_information.diff to new upstream version.
  * Add the QtDesigner qwebview plugin. (LP: #674367)
 -- Felix Geyer <email address hidden> Tue, 08 Mar 2011 12:03:10 +0100

Changed in qtwebkit-source (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Nathan Osman (george-edison55) wrote :

This seems to have resurface with the latest builds from the Oneiric repos. Once again the QWebView control is missing from Qt Designer.

Changed in qtwebkit-source (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Released → New
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in qtwebkit-source (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Borivoje Petrovic (borivoje) wrote :

It seems that the problem is fixed, at least for me, since compilation of Simon Speech Recognition Suite is properly bulit.
On this link
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/qtwebkit-source/2.3.0-0ubuntu2.1/+build/4629870
there exist two versions of this library of which one does the job.

A novice-never-to-become-a-developer here, so don't mind the misinformation.

Tonal (tonal-promsoft) wrote :

In Saucy also missing

Tonal (tonal-promsoft) wrote :

In Trusty also missing

Dino Conte (dermitdemdino) wrote :

How to fix this in Trusty?

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