[Digikam-users] digikam 0.8 SVN questions

Renchi Raju renchi.raju at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 16:29:12 CEST 2005

Sebastian Röder wrote:

> 1. Did I do the install steps right?

your steps are fine.

> 2. Do I have to install to /usr, /usr/kde or can I somehow install 
> to /usr/local to seperate official software (Gentoo ebuilds) from my testing 
> SVN stuff?

you can install to any prefix you like. if you are installing to a 
non-standard location (i.e. different from kde prefix) then make sure to 
set the KDEDIRS environment variable correctly. for eg:

> 3. How do I cleanly uninstall the stuff I manualy compiled? (Is make uninstall 
> the right way to go and is there a way to uninstall without keeping the 
> source dirs?)

make uninstall the correct way (tm). you might also want to look at "stow"

> 4. What about translations of current SVN and the "missing features? Is this 
> not yet in SVN or did I something wrong?

the translations may not be up to date. there is no string freeze 
currently and so the translators might not have started working on it.


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