Minimal kdelibs on embedded platforms

Lubos Lunak l.lunak at
Tue Dec 1 16:13:05 GMT 2009

On Tuesday 01 of December 2009, Pau Garcia i Quiles wrote:
> > Second, KDE libraries often need KDE services running and/or installed.
> > That is, kdebase/runtime, plus kdeinit, klauncher, kded, kglobalaccel,
> > etc.
> With my commercial software developer hat on, I must say that those,
> and DBus, are the only things preventing us from adopting KDElibs and
> KOfficeLibs for Windows software development: lots of processes
> spawned, maybe conflicting versions of Qt (Qt with DBus vs Qt without
> DBus, for instance), etc

 Unless all you want to hear is "oh, so sad", I think you should also put on 
your KDE developer hat and say what you suggest as the fix. Are we to 
redesign kdelibs just because Windows has some serious deficiencies?

Lubos Lunak
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