Version mismatch when building trunk

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Thu Oct 15 21:54:38 BST 2009

Em Quinta-feira 15. Outubro 2009, às 21.15.22, Kevin Krammer escreveu:
> On Thursday, 2009-10-15, David Faure wrote:
> > On Thursday 15 October 2009, Kevin Krammer wrote:
> > > I would have expected that kde-qt had been updated *prior* to
> > > increasing the minimum required version of KDE's build system files.
> >
> > It had been updated already: the 4.6 branch has been available for some
> >  time already. It's just that you assume that pulling or checking out
> >  kde-qt would bring it automatically, but apparently git doesn't work
> > that way. You need to switch branches yourself. See earlier posts by
> > Thiago about it.
> If git is not capable of updating a branch, can I at least clone the same

It's capable of updating a branch.

I chose not to. I chose to create a new one and force you to switch.

>  URL and have the server figure out which branch this currently points to?

Yes, it's already there. The recommended branch is stored in HEAD. Just keep 
resetting to kde-qt/HEAD.

> I have the bandwidth and when I update Qt I want a clean build anyway.

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