In the past, people have sent me emails about applications not working on their Omnia HD. So far, I perceived these as individual issues – unfortunately, it looks like there is some kind of bug in the firmware of the i8910.
Mr. Summeli, better known as Qt hacker extraordinaire, shares the following statement:
I got lot’s of complaints about the broken blit in gpsp4Symbian with Samsung i8910.
The root cause for this problem is that the following code doesn’t set the ScreenBuffer in samsung into Landscape orientation, while it does work just fine on Nokia’s phones. I heard that there are some other Qt applications ( at least AntSnesQt that have the same problem, so I felt this worth of sharing.
So: if you develop a Qt app on a Samsung i8910 and have issues enforcing landscape mode, hit the URL below to find out more: