Freeze exemption for PA integration into Phonon

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Sun Dec 6 08:07:08 GMT 2009

Em Sábado 5. Dezembro 2009, às 21.06.00, Colin Guthrie escreveu:
> 'Twas brillig, and Kevin Krammer at 05/12/09 16:20 did gyre and gimble:
> > Phonon can't be treated like one of the other system libraries since it
> > depends on Qt itself, i.e. it can't be installed prior to building Qt.
> >
> > So it is more a matter of either not needing the symbols during build or
> > not install the interface libraries (doesn't have to build backends in
> > any case).
> Several packages need bootstrapping (e.g. how to compile gcc if you've
> not got gcc :p).
> It's not too much of a problem to:
>   1. Compile Qt sans-phonon
>   2. Compile Phonon
>   3. Recompile Qt + Phonon

1. Compile Qt the supported way (i.e., everything, no modifications)
2. Compile Phonon and overwrite the one in Qt

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