[Kde-bindings] How to properly install new generator?
ian.monroe at gmail.com
Mon Feb 1 19:58:52 UTC 2010
On Mon, Feb 1, 2010 at 1:36 PM, Arno Rehn <arno at arnorehn.de> wrote:
> On Monday 01 February 2010 20:22:10 Richard Dale wrote:
>> On Monday 01 February 2010 07:04:11 pm Arno Rehn wrote:
>> > On Monday 01 February 2010 12:45:09 Richard Dale wrote:
>> > > On Friday 29 January 2010 10:52:19 pm Arno Rehn wrote:
>> > > > On Friday 29 January 2010 23:43:12 Melton, Ryan wrote:
>> > > > > After compiling the new kdebindings generator, what is the proper
>> > > > > command or procedure to install it? Thanks,
>> > > > > Ryan
>> > > >
>> > > > It's not yet intended to be installed.
>> > >
>> > > Well I think it's quite important that we install it for KDE 4.4
>> > > because for KDE 4.5 we want to encourage everyone to create smoke
>> > > libraries in their own KDE svn modules. If we don't install the
>> > > generator that will make that plan more complicated.
>> > >
>> > > If we want to install it I think it needs a more distinctive name that
>> > > 'generator'. For example:
>> > >
>> > > kgenerator
>> > > smokegen
>> > > smokegenerator
>> > > smokeapigen
>> > Maybe something like kwrappergenerator?
>> Well we've never used the word 'wrapper' in anything we've done before.
>> Maybe 'kbindingsgenerator'.
> Yes, kbindingsgenerator sounds like a good name to me.
>> > I don't really want to have "smoke"
>> > in the name, but something more distinctive than only "generator".
>> I've no idea why you don't want to use the name 'smoke' as it's a pretty
>> important part of the smoke language bindings. But as long as it ends up
>> being installed so people will be able to widely use it, I think that is
>> more important than the name.
> Well, that's because the thing is designed to be able to do more than just
> generate smoke libraries. Maybe I'm a bit pedantic here (since it's current
> job is to only generate smoke), but as long as we have other names that
> shouldn't be too much of a problem ;)
But it doesn't depend on KDE, only on Qt 4. So qbindingsgenerator
would make more sense.
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