FindKActivities.cmake missing from kdelibs KDE/4.7 ?

Alex Merry kde at
Tue Oct 18 12:27:14 BST 2011

On 17/10/11 18:56, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 17.10.11 18:35:21, Alex Merry wrote:
>> FindKActivities is provided by libkactivities (the kactivities
>> module on  If you don't have it, there won't be such a
>> file.
> This is wrong as has been discussed numerous times on kde-buildsystem
> and the cmake list. A project can provide a XXXConfig.cmake file to
> follow the config-mode of find_package, but providing a FindXXX.cmake
> module along when installing that package does not make much sense. In
> particular this is problematic when a project wants an optional
> dependency on such a package since cmake will do a hard exit when no
> FindXXX.cmake is found.

Ah, OK.  In that case, I'm sure I've seen other modules doing it wrong, 
although I can't remember where.

This is generally what extra-cmake-modules in kdesupport is intended to 
provide, right?  So the medium-term solution is to include it in there.


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