Country / Locale settings in non-KDE desktops/OS

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at
Thu Aug 27 22:27:54 BST 2009

On Thursday 27 August 2009, John Layt wrote:
> On Thursday 27 August 2009 18:48:08 Aaron J. Seigo wrote:
> > as Ralf already pointed out, kdebase-runtime is as much a dependency for
> >  any KDE application as kdelibs is. that's why it's called "runtime".
> Right, that's the bit I was missing, explains things better.  So the
> difference is simply a more liberal policy to BIC/API stability as they are
> apps/random files that are not linked against?  

they are all files and applications that are not required for linking. this 
allows kdelibs to be, well, libs while runtime provides the rest of the bits 
needed when actually running things. it's really just a sorting and 
arrangement thing.

Aaron J. Seigo
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