Can we please have an updated and confirmed working "build KDE from source as separate user"?

Mark markg85 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 5 15:16:19 GMT 2012


On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 4:03 PM, Mark <markg85 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 10:27 AM, Sebastian K├╝gler <sebas at kde.org> wrote:
>
>> On Monday, January 02, 2012 18:37:43 Mark wrote:
>> > Oke, i don't get it..
>> > https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Bash#.profile
>> >
>> > .profile gets sources in interactive login shell (kdm?)
>> > .bashrc gets sourced in shells.
>> >
>> > I have my environment edits in .profile yet it still tried to run
>> programs
>> > from /usr... instead of /home... Why?
>>
>> Put it into ~/.kde4/env/
>> --
>> sebas
>>
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>>
>
> I did exactly that and it doesn't change one thing. It still reads from
> /usr
>
> [kde-devel at Mark-Linux ~]$ kde4-config --localprefix
> /home/kde-devel/.kde/
> [kde-devel at Mark-Linux ~]$ kde4-config --path exe
>
> /home/kde-devel/.kde/lib/kde4/libexec/:/home/kde-devel/kde/lib/kde4/libexec/:/home/kde-devel/kde/bin/
> [kde-devel at Mark-Linux ~]$
>
> I added my "profile.sh" to .kde/env/ and still nothing.
>
> [kde-devel at Mark-Linux ~]$ echo $LD_LIBRARY_PATH
>
> /home/kde-devel/kde/lib:/home/kde-devel/kde/lib:/home/kde-devel/kde/lib:/home/kde-devel/kde/lib:
> [kde-devel at Mark-Linux ~]$ echo $PATH
>
> /home/kde-devel/kde/bin:/home/kde-devel/kde/bin:/home/kde-devel/kde/bin:/home/kde-devel/kde/bin:/home/kde-devel/kde/bin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/share/java/apache-ant/bin:/usr/bin/vendor_perl:/usr/bin/core_perl
> [kde-devel at Mark-Linux ~]$
>
> I also wonder.. We have:
> .xprofile
> .profile
>
> WHY isn't KDM just freaking using .xprofile?
> KDM's own "Xsession" file contains this:
>
> [ -f /etc/xprofile ] && . /etc/xprofile
> [ -f $HOME/.xprofile ] && . $HOME/.xprofile
>
> so it should just read that.
>
> Yes, i'm really irritated by KDE at the moment. Specially if i just want
> to make a darn dolphin patch!
> How can i FORCE KDE to read the bin's from /home first?
>

https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=242834
http://forum.kde.org/viewtopic.php?f=63&t=86683

seems like i have that issue
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