KDEDIR still used ?

David Faure faure at kde.org
Mon Nov 6 13:34:45 GMT 2006

On Mon Nov 6 2006, Thomas Zander wrote:
> On Sunday 05 November 2006 23:35, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> > And in some places in the doxygen docs $KDEDIR is used as prefix for
> > locations, like $KDEDIR/share/apps/appname/eventsrc. Using
> > $KDEDIRS/share/apps/appname/eventsrc doesan't really work for this.
> $KDEDIR exists, and has existed for a long time.
> $KDEDIRS is removed in KDE4 and doesn't resolve to anything

I _really_ wonder where you got that from. It's the wrong way round.
KDEDIRS *is* how kde (3 and 4) knows which installation prefixes to look into.
kstandarddirs.cpp:    QString kdedirs = readEnvPath("KDEDIRS");

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