WITH_PREFIX for kdemodules?

Matthias Kretz kretz at kde.org
Sun Nov 4 16:01:06 GMT 2007

On Saturday 03 November 2007, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> On Friday 02 November 2007, Allen Winter wrote:
> ...
> > I think we should
> > 1) keep the kDebug() warning to please remove the "lib" prefix from the
> > plugin name. 2) don't prepend the "/lib" on non-Unix... i.e. remove the 3
> > lines as shown above
> >
> > Of course, I really don't know how much this breaks.
> > But it seems we need to do this for portability sakes.
> I think there is still the issue that you can't link to a plugin if it
> doesn't have the "lib" prefix. Is this a problem for us ? (didn't somebody
> mention konsole ?)

I mentioned konsole as an example where it might make sense to link instead of 
dlopen. But I don't know of any code in KDE where a plugin is used as a lib 
at the same time.

Matthias Kretz (Germany)                            <><
MatthiasKretz at gmx.net, kretz at kde.org,
Matthias.Kretz at urz.uni-heidelberg.de
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