[Digikam-devel] How to compile svn version with language files ?

Fabien fabien.ubuntu at gmail.com
Tue Nov 14 18:00:03 GMT 2006


I didn't find another way to fix the problem.
So, I modified the svn page to add the information about KDEDIRS :

Note: fortunately, digikam 0.8.x (eg version already installed on the 
system) and 0.9.x works fine with this setting...

Arnd Baecker wrote:
> On Fri, 10 Nov 2006, Fabien wrote:
>>I discovered one problem with the local installation :
>>if digikam is not installed on the system *and* that there's already a
>>KDE program running (eg kde desktop, konqueror, etc...), digikam won't
>>work properly because of "unknown protocol" (digikamdates,
>>digikamalbums, etc...).
>>Fortunately, there's a workaround : KDEDIRS must be defined before the
>>1st kde program running. For kde desktop, it's possible to use a
>>~/.profile that contains the KDEDIRS variable.
>>I guess there's a problem when kdeinit starts without this extra path,
>>it's already too late to define KDEDIRS.
>>Does somebody know if it's possible to update it on runtime, or to start
>>digikam within a new context ?
>>It would be better, because now one need to restart KDE when one want to
>>modify this KDEDIRS...
> Hmm, that's interesting - this could explain, why I sometimes
> had problems of the "unknown protocol" type. I never really
> understood when this happened.... ;-)

Yes, certainly :)

> Sometimes starting kdeinit manually did work for me.


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