Use phonon from Qt or kdesupport?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Sun Jul 19 10:59:52 BST 2009

Anne-Marie Mahfouf wrote:
>Le dimanche juillet 19 2009 9:18:35 AM, Thiago Macieira a écrit :
>> David Jarvie wrote:
>> >The build instructions for kde-qt in the new gitorious repository
>> > result in including the phonon component of Qt in the build. Is this
>> > correct? - if so, should phonon in kdesupport still be used?
>> Phonon is Phonon. Either should be ok.
>> But in preparation for Qt 4.6, which will contain a newer version of
>> Phonon than the current packages, building with the Qt one should be
>> tested and supported.
>1) Right now when one builds kde-qt with phonon and does not install Qt
> then kdebase does not build.
>So kde-qt phonon != kdesupport phonon for trunk build when phonon
> headers are not installed from Qt.
>I did not retry since I posted to kde-buildsystem since I have to remove
>manually phonon from kdesupport to retest but as noone answered, I
> suppose it's not been dealt with.
>In the meantime I suggest building kde-qt without phonon and using
> kdesupport phonon as done for kde4.3.

Right. But this should be fixed soon, otherwise KDE will not work with Qt 

>2) kde-qt phonon does not have all backends that kdesupport phonon has.

Nor will.

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