enabling workspace/kcontrol on windows
apaku at gmx.de
Mon May 14 13:37:37 BST 2007
On 14.05.07 14:28:14, David Faure wrote:
> On Monday 14 May 2007, Laurent Montel wrote:
> > On Monday 14 May 2007 00:03:39 Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > Hi,
> > > I just compiled kdebase on win32 to be able to change the kde style to
> > > something more native than Plastik. Unfortunately this is impossible
> > > currently, because the whole workspace is disabled for win32.
> > I moved kcontrol->style into kdebase/runtime/kcontrol, but a guy re-moved it
> > into kdebase/workspace I don't know why.
> That guy is me.
> I had to move style and krdb to workspace in r660995:
> "Move krdb and style together with colors and fonts since they share code (kdrb.cpp) - and fonts shares code with kfontinst.
> "If we really need some of those modules on Windows then we'll have to find a better solution [moving the whole lot to apps?].
> "Meanwhile those things really belong together.
> The point is that we can't have code in runtime that depends on code in workspace, otherwise
> we'll never be able to package kdebase as three tarballs like we wanted to do.
> So the situation is:
> style+colors+fonts depend on krdb.
> fonts uses code from kfontinst.
> Both krdb and kfontinst are X11-only.
> How do we then move the non-X11-specific parts of the style (and colors and fonts) module out of the X11-specific workspace,
> while still keeping the X11-specific code in those dirs? We can only move the whole lot somewhere, and runtime
> doesn't sound right (those are not runtime dependencies of kde applications).
> Those are kcontrol modules and kcontrol is an app, so my suggestion would be to move it all to apps.
Sounds good to me.
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