guaranteeing compatibility for KDE modules ?

Alexander Neundorf neundorf at
Wed Feb 20 21:05:17 GMT 2008

On Wednesday 20 February 2008, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 20.02.08 20:37:59, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> > The following KDE modules explicitely list which cmake modules will be
> > installed, so this was probably a conscious decision.
> > Maintainers: you are aware that you have to keep compatibility for these
> > modules for all of KDE4 ?
> >
> > kdevelop: FindKDevelop.cmake KDevelopMacros.cmake
> > kdevplatform: FindKDevPlatform.cmake
> Unless I'm mistaken we only have to keep compatibility with the first
> release we do. Currently its not clear when kdevelop and thus


> kdevplatform will see its first public release, but I doubt we'll have a
> problem keeping compatibility once we do. Those are not exactly
> complicated modules and I think also already pretty clean.


> > kdegames/: GGZ.cmake FindLibKDEGames.cmake
> >
> > I'd like to make the modules from kdebase not installed anymore.
> > What about the other modules, pimlibs and games ?
> > At least I'll convert this to an explicit list of modules.
> I'm not a maintainer for kdegames, but I think both are needed for games
> in playground and/or extragear. Though the kdegames libraries actually
> don't maintain BC - at least according to the games devs :)

Are you sure about this ? 


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