WITH_PREFIX for kdemodules?

Matthias Kretz kretz at kde.org
Thu Nov 8 23:01:19 GMT 2007

On Thursday 08 November 2007, Allen Winter wrote:
> > It only changes the name of the created plugin, and if I understood
> > correctly they are searched in both versions currently, so why do you
> > think it could cause a lot of breakage ?
> Not sure.
> If a desktop file has a line like  "X-KDE-Library=libkorg_yearprint", but
> the plugin is installed as "korg_yearprint" does that still work?  If so,
> then I'm less worried about lots of breakage.

From all I know you will have to adjust desktop files and code where e.g. a 
KPart is loaded using the library name (hardcoded to the libfoo version). I 
expect that only removing the WITH_PREFIX parameter will break loading of 
most of those plugins.

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