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will require an online account to download, apparently. Of course their 'justification' that this will make it easier for open-source users to report bugs & contribute since they'll already have an account doesn't make sense, since I imagine devs already have an account and most downstream users, (of software utilizing Qt), won't know, nor care what Qt is, so won't create an account.

Nothing but vacuuming telemetry. did this too.

Glory to package management.

@MatejLach what the hell. why can't people just pull from their git?

@MatejLach to clarify though, it looks like binary downloads are tied to registration and the LTS repository is paid.
Looks like pulling from git is still allowed:
> Source code will continue to be available as currently.
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